5 String Banjo Lesson with Hank Smith - Building Dynamics

by David Bandrowski

In this lesson, Hank Smith talks dynamic control. Dynamics are how loud or soft you play your instrument. One of the easiest but underused techniques to add interest to your playing is by changing your dynamics. Watch the video as Hank guides you through this technique of controlling your dynamics in your banjo playing to create a more complex and interesting sound.

Let us know if this lesson helps you and if you have any questions or things you would like demonstrated in the comments below. Good luck!

COMMENTS

Deering Rustic Wreath banjo ad
New Call-to-action

Search Blog Post

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

May 29.2020

5 String Banjo Lesson with Hank Smith - Motif Building

In this lesson, Hank Smith teaches you how building motifs can help you compose and improvise on the 5 string banjo. By creating a motif, you give yourself a...

May 15.2020

5 String Banjo Lesson with Hank Smith - Call and Response

In this lesson, Hank Smith talks about using call and response in your playing. Call and response is like a conversation or dialogue that you can create in...

May 8.2020

5 String Banjo Lesson with Hank Smith - Building Harmony

In this lesson, Hank Smith shows you how to add harmony to your melodies to achieve a richer, fatter sound. Harmony a combination of two or more notes to form...

sign up for our newsletter

Archives

see all