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Clawhammer Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus 40th Anniversary Edition book w/ CD Spiral-bound – 24 September 2004

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"I'm a big fan of your 'Ignoramus' book. I love the sense of humor and the laid back approach." -- Richard Hefner, banjoist

"The Ignormus’ is as simple as they come." -- Pete Roehling,. banjo picker

"You couldn’t have made the ‘Ignoramus’ any simpler. To my dying day, I’ll always recommend this book." --Martin Liebschner, Music Hall

About the Author

Wayne Erbsen entered his first banjo contest in 1962 after playing banjo a mere three weeks. He walked away with third place in the beginner’s division and instead of a ribbon or a trophy, the judges awarded him a book on how to play the banjo. Wayne understood the judges were sending him a message, but when he sat down with book, he discovered that the instructions were confusing at best. He vowed to someday write a banjo book that could actually teach beginners to play. In 1973 he fulfilled his dream when he wrote and published "A Manual on How to Play the 5-String Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus!" Thirty-one years later Wayne decided to up-date the book and the result is "Clawhammer Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus!"

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ 188320643X
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Native Ground Music; 40th ANNIVERSARY EDITION (24 September 2004)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Spiral-bound ‏ : ‎ 64 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 9781883206437
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1883206437
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 23.5 x 0.64 x 30.48 cm
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