|The Old Spinning Wheel, Part 1
The Old Spinning Wheel, Part 1
The 1930s melody “The Old Spinning Wheel” makes a great bluegrass banjo tune in the key of C. You’ll learn the basic melody, to which you’ll add roll patterns, and you’ll also learn a more embellished version. Bill begins by playing the basic bluegrass version of “The Old Spinning Wheel” through, and then breaks down the simple melody, phrase by phrase. He also shows you how the C major scale relates to the chords in the key of C and shows you how to add rolls, mostly forward rolls, to the melody.
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