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Jul 20.2018

How To Adjust Your Banjo Tailpiece

Learn how to set up your banjo tailpiece with the Deering Quality Control Manager, Chad Kopotic. In this video Chad Kopotic focuses on setting up a Deering...

Bennett Sullivan

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Jun 12.2018

How To Play Dueling Banjos On the Banjo

Well here it is folks! Dueling banjos, (the banjo tune from movie Deliverance) is one of the most popular instrumental banjo tunes. It is also the most...

May 31.2017

Learning Banjo By Ear For Beginners

A lot of times the desire to get good quick consumes beginner banjo players, which leads them to habitually look up tab when wanting to learn a new song....

Mar 27.2017

Overcome Your Ear Training Aversion on the Banjo

5 practice tips to help you actually use and benefit from ear training when you’re just starting out.

Ear training has gotten a bad rap

When you’re first...

Nov 29.2016

Starting Out Successfully On Banjo

When I get questions from players who are having a hard time progressing with their playing, the challenge is almost always something that could have been...

Aug 4.2016

3 Ways to Become a Better Improviser on the Banjo

Improvising on the banjo is not as mysterious or unreachable as it may seem. There are tangible things you can practice to become a great improviser like...

How To Learn To Play Banjo - Like a Language

If you’re familiar with learning a folk instrument, you have most likely heard musicians refer to music as a language. And you may have seen good musicians...

How To Begin Playing 3-Finger Banjo - Lesson 2

You've practiced for a week, and now it's time to add your left hand!

Oct 22.2015

How To Begin Playing 3-Finger Banjo

So you just bought a banjo! Now what? This video will answer all of your beginner questions about 3-finger style banjo.

Dec 16.2014

10 Practice Habits of Highly Successful Banjo Players

Bennett Sullivan is a performer, composer, and teacher living in Brooklyn, NY. He has developed several music-ed apps for iOS and Android using his “Listen...

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