Easy Christmas Songs for Banjo
Joy of Christmas Banjo Songbook
by Ross Nickerson
Hard Copy Wirebound Book
with CD and DVD
12 popular Christmas favorites
Arrangements made easy to learn and play
Thanks, Ross Nickerson
The Joy of Christmas Banjo Song Book is wirebound for easy opening and comes with a CD and DVD. The DVD demonstrates each of the songs on high quality DVD video at either two or three speeds. The second disc is an audio CD included has all the songs at three speeds and a practice play along track for each song. The sheet music tab book is in easy to read banjo tablature which includes: learning tips on each song, the chords to each song written out separately and detailed tablature indications with accents marks for melody notes and right and left hand fingerings. The Audio CD included has all the songs at three speeds and a practice play along track for each song.
Songs included are:
Hark the Herald Angels Sing, We Three Kings of Orient Are, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, Oh Come All Ye Faithful, It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, Deck the Halls, What Child is This (Greensleeves), Jingle Bells, Silent Night, Joy to the World, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, and Away in a Manger.
Joy of Christmas Banjo Song Hard Copy Wirebound Book with CD and DVD
Watch Ross Nickerson performing Greensleeves.
This exact version is not in the book but Ross's playing is based on the book version.
Note for note tab transcription of this video available below
The material I've gotten from you has always been first rate. always arrives very quickly, and has actually helped my banjo playing improve,
what could be better! Thanks for the prompt delivery and hope you have a great Holidays!Best regards, William
Book and DVD Combinations with the Christmas Book
Christmas Music Made Easy for Banjo
by Ross Nickerson
Easy to play five-string banjo arrangements of twelve Christmas favorites by banjo master Ross Nickerson. Each song is arranged and performed using proper three-finger bluegrass technique.
The arrangements are carefully designed to bring out the melody, but easy enough for a beginner or intermediate player to learn quickly.
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Hark the Herald Angels Sing, We Three Kings of Orient Are, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, Oh Come All Ye Faithful, It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, Deck the Halls, Away in a Manger, What Child is This (Greensleeves), Jingle Bells, Silent Night, Joy to the World, and God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman
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Book and CD only
Banjo and Chord Reference Wall Chart
Full-size wall chart featuring chords and notes on the fretboard for banjo in G tuning. Major, minor, 7th, maj7, min7, 6, 9, augmented and diminished chords are shown. Chords are shown in a Circle of 5ths progression. Chord fingerings are color coded to show proper finger placement.
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Christmas Banjo Tablature E-Book
with CD Tracks by Ross Nickerson
Christmas banjo songs and CD tracks of songs at three speeds available as an E-Book with no waiting and no shipping! The E-book is available for immediate download after purchasing.
Arrangements made easy to learn and play
E-Book with CD Tracks
DVD not included
12 popular Christmas favorites:
Hark the Herald Angels Sing, We Three Kings of Orient Are, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, Oh Come All Ye Faithful, It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, Deck the Halls, Away in a Manger, What Child is This (Greensleeves), Jingle Bells, Silent Night, Joy to the World, and God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman,
E-Book option- Download and print out the book yourself, save on shipping and time receiving it. This was the first E-Book we offered at BanjoTeacher.com. It saved time for students wanting to learn Christmas songs before Christmas and it also beat the holiday shipping rush. It is now available as an immediate download after purchasing.
The book comes as an easy to download and print out PDF file. We'll also send you included with the E-Book the tabledit tab files so you can hear, see and even edit the songs if you like. Tabledit offers a free viewer if you don't already have it. I'm very excited about this! The convenience to the customer with immediate delivery and no shipping charges is a fantastic alternative.
Zip Files: I now have the tracks from the CD of the songs recorded at a slow and medium speed to help you learn. The book in PDF, the CD tracks and the tabledit soundfiles are all on the same webpage to listen to and download. I also just made it so you can download all the files needed in one zip file.E-Book with CD Tracks
Also free for members a new Christmas video of Hark the Herald Angels Sing played slow and fast by Ross Nickerson, with tab.
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Includes Tab transcription of Ross Nickerson's recording of Oh Come All Ye Faithful
on this CD with purchase of the Pinecastle Christmas CD. "A Christmas Gathering"
This Christmas CD features Pinecastle artists, Eddie and Martha Adcock, Jeff Autry, Wayne Benson, Aubrey Haynie, Jim Hurst and Missy Raines, Sally Jones, Jesse McReynolds, Ross Nickerson, Michelle Nixon, Nothin Fancy, David Parmley, Mark Schatz, Special Concensus, Larry Stephenson, Scott Vestal, Villiage Singers, Charlie Waller, Whitehouse, Wildfire, and Josh Williams.
I recorded Oh Come all Ye Faithful on this CD from Pinecastle. I tabbed out the solos from the recording. It has two breaks, down and up the neck, both different from the one in this book. The tablature is free when you purchase the CD at BanjoTeacher.com.
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