Tenor Banjo Basics

An 8-part course with Learn Instruments

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Course Overview

Want to learn how to play the tenor banjo? Love Dixieland jazz and Creole music? Follow along with musician and teacher Armel Amiot and discover how to tune a banjo, play basic chords, and learn three songs that ring with southern charm. Learn B, F and C major, C and G minor, and C7 chords, I-IV-I and I-IV-V-I chord progressions, and songs including “Eh La Bas,” “By and By,” and more! By the end of this course, you'll feel confident playing full songs on the banjo.


  • Total Time 1 hr, 3 min
  • Lessons 8
  • Attachments 8
  • Exercises 20
  • 35 CQ

8 Lessons in This Course

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