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Oct 27.2020

Jens Kruger Beginner Banjo Lesson 14 - Combining Licks and Melody

In this beginner banjo lesson, Jens Kruger explains how there are 2 parts to Scruggs style banjo playing - licks and melody. Both are important, but putting...

Sep 15.2020

Jens Kruger Beginner Banjo Lesson 9 - Slides

In this beginning 5-string banjo lesson with Jens Kruger, Jens will explain what a slide is and how to do it. He will focus on performing a slide on the 3rd...

Sep 15.2020

What Is A Dobson Tone Ring?

In the past decade or so, banjos featuring a Dobson style tone ring have been gaining popularity among old time 5 string banjo players, who praise its tone....

Sep 9.2020

Deering Live - Featuring Valerie June

Our guest on Deering Live this week featured the wonderful Valerie June. We get into how she approaches the banjo, music being good for the soul, and the...

Sep 8.2020

Jens Kruger Beginner Banjo Lesson 8 - Fingerpicks

In this beginning 5-string banjo lesson with Jens Kruger, Jens goes into depth about banjo fingerpicks. He explains how to wear them, the differences...

Sep 2.2020

Deering Live - Featuring Jens Kruger

This was a great one with Jens Kruger where he plays, demonstrates playing tips and techniques, and even was joined by his brother Uwe Kruger on guitar!...

Sep 1.2020

Jens Kruger Beginner Banjo Lesson 7 - Rolls Over G, Em, C, and D7 Chords

In this beginning 5 string banjo lesson with Jens Kruger, Jens is going to slowly show you how to use the forward/backward roll that we learned in a...

Aug 28.2020

Thank You From Deering Banjo Company

Today, we wanted to take a moment to reflect and extend a huge thank you to all of our customers who continue to support music, and specifically banjo...

Aug 26.2020

Deering Live - Banjo String Conversation With Jens Kruger

Learn everything you ever need to know about banjo strings with this in depth conversation with master banjoist Jens Kruger and Jon Moody from GHS...
Aug 25.2020

Jens Kruger Beginner Banjo Lesson - C and Em Chord

In this beginning 5 string banjo lesson with Jens Kruger, Jens is going to slowly show you how to play a C chord and an Em chord. He will show you how to...

Aug 21.2020

How To Play Blue In Green On 5 String Banjo

Learn to play the jazz standard Blue In Green on the 5-string banjo. This jazz ballad was made famous by Miles Davis and shows you how you can explore new...

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