Key of A - Five Tune Lesson Pack by Play Better Banjo

Key of A - Five Tune Lesson Pack

A collection of quintessential and well-balanced fiddle tunes arranged for the clawhammer banjo in the grand ole key of A.

Give Your Repertoire a Boost

This lesson pack focuses on the Key of A, offering up two distinct arrangements for each of the five essential clawhammer tunes taught within.

Discover the Dialectical Path

Beyond just learning a few new tunes, this 5-tune LESSON PACK will give you a nuanced understanding of “rhythmic” versus “melodic” arrangement philosophies.

Clear, Easy-to-Follow Instructional Videos and Tablature...

Ryan’s detailed, measure-by-measure video teaching style sets him apart from other online clawhammer instructors and makes it easier to learn new tunes and skills.
Peter L. (Sonoma, CA)

What You'll Learn Inside the Lesson Pack Training

You’ll learn how to play five essential tunes in A Modal:
  • Bill Cheatam
  • Horse and Buggy
  • Old Mother Flanagan
  • Jack of Diamonds
  • Devil’s Dream
Not only will you’ll learn these five tunes but you’ll learn two different versions of each:
  • A MELODIC VERSION that incorporates more advanced techniques.
  • A RHYTHMIC VERSION that focuses on “drive” and “feel”.
When You Complete the Lesson Pack
You’ll have five new tunes under your belt and you’ll have gained some very useful insight into the clawhammer banjo arrangement process.


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"I totally enjoyed that lesson pack and your teaching style is perfect for me. My repertoire just got a lot more interesting..."
Steve R. (Lancashire, United Kingdom)

What You Get Inside the Key of A Lesson Pack

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Key of A Lesson Pack - Introduction
Lesson Pack Notes
Bill Cheatham
Bill Cheatham - Melodic Version
12 mins
Bill Cheatham - Rhythmic Version
10 mins
Devil's Dream
Devil's Dream- Melodic Version
16 mins
Devil's Dream - Rhythmic Version
9 mins
Horse & Buggy
Horse and Buggy - Melodic Version
15 mins
Horse and Buggy - Rhythmic Version
11 mins
Jack of Diamonds
Jack of Diamonds - Melodic Version
21 mins
Jack of Diamonds - Rhythmic Version
15 mins
Old Mother Flanagan
Old Mother Flanagan - Melodic Version
12 mins
Old Mother Flanagan - Rhythmic Version
9 mins

No Risk Offer!

If at any time during your first 30 days of this training you aren’t completely satisfied,  just let me know and I’ll refund your tuition immediately.

No Questions Asked.