Deering Banjo Lessons - Clawhammer Method

The clawhammer banjo lesson video here is an introductory banjo lesson for the beginning banjoist. By dividing the banjo lesson into picking hand techniques and fretting hand techniques, the beginner can see how the clawhammer technique works. This kind of banjo lesson is best approached slow and relaxed.

In this video, the clawhammer picking hand technique is divided into 3 segments for the student to learn one at a time. After the 3 segments are covered, these techniques are put together in conjunction with fretting hand technique.  Each technique for fretting and picking are explained in great detail and should leave the student with very few questions.

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