Trischka, Tony Melodic Banjo Book/Online Audio

Code: HL14021162

Tony Trischka presents his groundbreaking guide to the melodic (chromatic) Banjo style, made famous by the great Bill Keith. The technique allows the Banjo player to create complex note-for-note renditions of Bluegrass fiddle tunes, as well as ornamenting solos with melodic fragments and motives.Book and Online Audio

Full description


Along with a full step-by-step guide to developing the skills of the melodic style, this book also features....Bill Keith's personal explanation of how he developed his formidable technique, in his own words and music. 37 tunes in tablature, including a section of fiddle tunes. Interviews with the stars of te melodic style including Bobby Thompson, Eric Weissberg, Ben Eldridge and Alan Munde. Online Audio featuring Trischka himself with backing band, demonstrating many of the fiddle tunes featured in the book.


Product Type
book, tutor,
Book / DVD/ CD Type
Tutor Book
Instrument Suitability
Number of Strings
5 String

Customer reviews

5 / 5
1 review for Trischka, Tony Melodic Banjo Book/Online Audio customer reviews
Christopher Smith
Good read, plenty of tunes to learn.
Rated 5 out of 5