Is duelling banjos a hard song to learn

Is duelling banjos a hard song to learn

Published: 2nd May 2018 | Updated: 5th September 2018 | Author: Joff Lowson

If you’ve been wondering if ‘Duelling Banjos’ is a difficult song to play, this blog post will help you understand if it’s difficult or actually a good banjo tune for a beginner.

When you’re thinking about playing the banjo, ‘Duelling Banjos’ is one of the greatest and well-known banjo songs worldwide. It’s actually got a rich history behind it, read more about that here.

Is Duelling Banjos too hard for a beginner to learn?…

In fact, it’s actually an excellent song for beginners, here are 4 reasons why I think you’ll love learning this classic song.

Reason #1: You can play along with the leader…

You don’t have to be the best banjo player of all time to play this song. You can keep it simple and fun by playing along with another banjo player.

Reason #2: You can copy and follow without trying too hard…

You don’t have to try and work everything out. Instead, you can copy the simple hand positions I give you in this easy to follow ‘Duelling Banjos’ tutorial and have fun playing along.

Reason #3: I’ve made it super easy for you…

I’ve spent years developing an easy to pick up method of playing the banjo. I’ve done this, so any beginner banjoist has an equal chance of getting right on the banjo fast…

Reason #4: I’ve made a whole bunch of great videos that’ll make it effortless for you to play this song…

There are 7 parts to playing ‘Duelling Banjos’, and I’ve created a straightforward video tutorial for each one. This means you’ll have everything you need to play this brilliant all-time classic banjo tune.

To recap…

With the right teacher, this timeless classic banjo song can be learnt in a comfortable no-stress environment. You can simply follow along without too much effort and by copying what other players are doing. I’ve made you some great video tutorials which break the whole song down into 7 parts. There’s no reason why Duelling Banjos should be a difficult song for you to learn.