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Lost Indian, Part 2

This lesson is part of the course Clawhammer Banjo with Evie Ladin.
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Learn old-time clawhammer banjo from the beginning, with basic clawhammer technique exercises and lots of great old-time and traditional songs to play.
 
 
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There are several versions of the traditional favorite “Shady Grove.” This one is in G modal tuning, the same tuning as “Cluck Old Hen.” Once again, to get into this tuning you simply raise your second string up a half step to C. “Shady Grove” is a one part tune, and you’ll mostly play the melody, not chords, whether you’re playing the melody by itself or singing the song. Evie starts by playing through the whole tune and singing the song, so you can get the melody in your head before you start finding it on the banjo. Then she walks you through the melody, phrase by phrase, showing you how the words of the song match the melody. You’ll also learn some variations to the basic melody, including more hammer-ons and drop thumbing.
 
 
 
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Lost Indian  
 
Lost Indian  
 
Lost Indian, Part 2
Lost Indian, Part 2
 
You’ll learn the B part of Benton Flippen’s “Lost Indian” in this video. The B part starts up the neck and then ends the same as the A part. Evie plays it through and then takes it apart, showing you a new IV chord up the neck, and showing you how to make the shift from the fifth fret back to open position.

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