Pip's Videos (Classic Banjo) - Classic Banjo 2018-10-22T15:08:30Z http://classic-banjo.ning.com/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=3h1ojpmwfi5so&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Skeleton Dance tag:classic-banjo.ning.com,2017-12-28:2667446:Video:127338 2017-12-28T07:20:21.936Z Pip http://classic-banjo.ning.com/profile/Pip <a href="http://classic-banjo.ning.com/video/skeleton-dance-4"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/FDtNZDNO7cN-Ut*ufXmR-hcAq26T1Ut4JBG0GadK**BNhWUA9hslXON*dCpRGMllnzoCS2WuU-e7LzwqEmQrYR6xQxOiWjTS/1698036876.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Finishing off the year (and my first six months of classic banjo playing) with "Skeleton Dance" on the zither banjo. Barre chords and shifting quickly to 2-1-3 chords are still a challenge. Looking forward to… <a href="http://classic-banjo.ning.com/video/skeleton-dance-4"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/FDtNZDNO7cN-Ut*ufXmR-hcAq26T1Ut4JBG0GadK**BNhWUA9hslXON*dCpRGMllnzoCS2WuU-e7LzwqEmQrYR6xQxOiWjTS/1698036876.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Finishing off the year (and my first six months of classic banjo playing) with "Skeleton Dance" on the zither banjo. Barre chords and shifting quickly to 2-1-3 chords are still a challenge. Looking forward to 2018. G-whizz tag:classic-banjo.ning.com,2017-11-19:2667446:Video:125585 2017-11-19T23:22:08.122Z Pip http://classic-banjo.ning.com/profile/Pip <a href="http://classic-banjo.ning.com/video/g-whizz"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/gTErWrfqhB*Ci*q*ziFtrfglGfibHOKQ3IdFD5t8x141OmY*KSW5zy2JK*kS-exTchdnuCQ1tTW*QHTRPrvoGck4SZ7lhXge/1639822399.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>New strings on the zither banjo and the fingerboard has had an oil ... so time for some practice. A Little piece called "G-Whizz" from Emile Grimshaw's "The banjo and how to play it". It shows the use of the octave string (the 5th string) for rapid shifting. If only it could help with finger stretches required on the long neck of the… <a href="http://classic-banjo.ning.com/video/g-whizz"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/gTErWrfqhB*Ci*q*ziFtrfglGfibHOKQ3IdFD5t8x141OmY*KSW5zy2JK*kS-exTchdnuCQ1tTW*QHTRPrvoGck4SZ7lhXge/1639822399.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />New strings on the zither banjo and the fingerboard has had an oil ... so time for some practice. A Little piece called "G-Whizz" from Emile Grimshaw's "The banjo and how to play it". It shows the use of the octave string (the 5th string) for rapid shifting. If only it could help with finger stretches required on the long neck of the Windsor! Sunflower Dance tag:classic-banjo.ning.com,2017-11-12:2667446:Video:125562 2017-11-12T10:35:28.126Z Pip http://classic-banjo.ning.com/profile/Pip <a href="http://classic-banjo.ning.com/video/sunflower-dance-4"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/Ty1kfbtnziUU3cAGD0CYE2Od7ySvyuob1iL7gOeUNNOt4Lny9433OayPIJbjOfApN7y0HiuBUb9YOR0MkEYViL9Za4VioTD4/1628256334.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Six months after beginning to learn the banjo for the first time I can almost play through "Sunflower Dance" on my great grandfathers Windsor zither banjo. <a href="http://classic-banjo.ning.com/video/sunflower-dance-4"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/Ty1kfbtnziUU3cAGD0CYE2Od7ySvyuob1iL7gOeUNNOt4Lny9433OayPIJbjOfApN7y0HiuBUb9YOR0MkEYViL9Za4VioTD4/1628256334.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Six months after beginning to learn the banjo for the first time I can almost play through "Sunflower Dance" on my great grandfathers Windsor zither banjo.