These beginner banjo lessons by Geoff Hohwald are designed to teach you how to play the banjo. The free video lessons are usually 5-10 minutes in length and teach basic techniques and concepts that every beginning banjo player needs. The Premium Download lessons are longer in length, cover more detail and provide a PDF file with all the tab for the lesson. Most Premium Download lessons also include MP3 audio tracks for additional practice. Click on the lesson titles below to read a full description and watch free previews of any lesson.
To assist beginning students, Geoff has prepared a lesson plan and has listed them in the order which he feels is best for making the most rapid progress in learning to play. To download the most recent version in PDF format for free click here.
The Complete Beginning Banjo Special by Geoff Hohwald contains all of the premium downloads from our lesson plan for beginners. The course starts by covering proper hand positions and technique, playing simple rolls, and learning basic chords. Geoff will then teach you lead breaks and solos for some classic bluegrass songs. The included lessons are the Beginning Banjo Package, Banjo Primer Book Download, Intro Banjo Video Download, and Banjo Primer Jam Download. This package contains almost three hours of video instruction and a ton of jam tracks. Become a banjo player today!
This package is also available as a Book/DVD set