Watch the Section 1 Introduction online guitar lesson by Cathy Fink from Clawhammer Banjo: Beginner Module 1
In this section, we're going to be addressing the most important part of learning any new instrument: the fundamentals. Please take your time throughout this section and take care to practice slowly.
Here we will cover things like how to hold the banjo, how to tune up, and lots of drills to help you get up to speed quickly. We'll also be covering some of the most commonly used chords and will practice changing between them to get the hang of it.
Don't skip this section, even if you already have some basic banjo skills, clawhammer technique is unique, so pay attention and practice the drills often.
Here we go!