Thirty Days to Better Banjo

The 30 Days Course is no longer for sale BUT the thirty+ archived lesson are still available to All Access Pass holders.

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30 Lessons Lesson List

Day 1 - The Musical Alphabet
The Musical Alphabet
Day 2 - Chord Alphabet
The Chord Alphabet
Day 3 - The Major Scale
The Major Scale - Construction & Conceptualization
7 mins
Day 4 - Movable Chord Shapes
Movable Chord Shapes
Day 5 - Partial Chords & Chord Clusters
Day 5 - Movable Chords (cont.)
Day 6 - Review
Review Notes & Assignments
Day 8 - Drop Thumbing
Drop Thumb - Explanation & Exercises
9 mins
Day 9 - Putting It All Together
Drop Thumb Studies Continued - Partial Chords
8 mins
Day 10 - Chord Progressions & Keys
Explanation, Terminology, and Examples
Day 11 - Pentatonic Scale
Explanation & Exercises
5 mins
Day 12 - Back Up Strategies
Part 1: Basic Approach
Day 13 - Review
Week 2 in Review
Day 14 - Organizing Practice Time
Tips & Techniques for Optimization
Day 15 - Expanded Pentatonics
Vertical & Two Octave Scales
6 mins
Two Octave Pentatonic Etude
10 mins
Day 16- Instrumental Break
Soloing Studies - Jesse James
9 mins
Day 17 - Alternate String Pull Offs & Phantom Strokes
Alternate String Pull Offs
9 mins
Phantom Strokes
9 mins
Day 18 - Repertoire & Tool Building
New Tunes + New Tuning
Day 19 - Waltz Time
Waltz Time Strategies - Technique & Repertoire
11 mins
Day 20 - Instrumental Break Studies Continued
Down in the Willow Garden SoloStudy
10 mins
Day 21 - Practice Optimization Continued
Five Times & Tortoise Techniques
Day 22 - Right Hand Technique Study
Back Thumbing
12 mins
Day 23 - Repertoire Building & Application
Sugar in the Gourd
10 mins
Sugar in the Gourd - Played Slowly
2 mins
Day 24 - Chord Theory
Explained & Applied
Day 25 - Repertoire & Application
Answer Key
Open C Tune Study - Cold Snap
11 mins
Day 26 - Expanded Back Up Techniques
Whamming
10 mins
Day 27 - Advanced Soloing Studies
Hand Me Down my Walking Cane
9 mins
Day 28 - Melodic Clawhammer Studies
Liberty - Melodic Study
9 mins
Liberty - Rhythmic Study
9 mins
Day 29 - Bending
Explanation & Demonstration
13 mins
Day 30 - Bending Continued
Tune Study - Pretty Polly - Integrating Bends
6 mins
Tune Study - John Henry
9 mins
Day 31 - Follow Up
Now What?