Man of Constant Sorrow

Play an Easy Song on the Banjo

Man of Constant Sorrow is a catchy song featured in the film ‘Brother where art Thou.’ This song can be played mostly with the basic left hand positions except for one extra note on the 2nd string, 2nd fret, which is quite an unusual note that is not used very often.

Join the Banjo Academy and get access to a set of four videos breaking this song down into really simple parts so you can learn to play it easily. You will be using the Snuffy Roll, a simple version of Forward Roll much like the high part of Cripple Creek.

Play an incredible number of songs on the banjo with jsut these easy left hand positions on the strings and frets.

The Ultimate Easy-Way To Play The Banjo

Page updated 27th December 2018