The New Method for Tenor Banjo

Tenor Banjo(plectrum), online tutorial by William C. Stahl

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Scale of C Major
(Natural Key of the Banjo)
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The above scale is to be played with four and eight strokes for each note. Commence with four strokes and repeat with eight. The down and up strokes in this work are indi­cated by the letters D and U.
CHORDS
A Chord is a combination of three or four notes played simultaneously. To produce a full, distinct and a harmonious chord press the fingers of the left hand firmly upon the strings near the frets.
Chords in the Key of C Major
Tremolo Exercises with Whole and Half Notes
Keep the finger down on the note marked with ax.
THE TIE
When two notes on the same degree of the staff are connected by a curved line thus: it is called a tie and is executed by a continued tremolo, the full value of both notes.