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The Picky Fingers Banjo Podcast

Sep 16, 2018

Being able to play (or sing?) harmony parts is one of the most useful skills to have as a banjo player, especially when playing with other musicians.

In this episode, Keith teaches you how to find basic harmony parts using a system of finding the proper interval with the major scale.


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There are lots of short sound clips in this episode! In the order of appearance, they are:

"Your Love is Like a Flower" performed by the Bluegrass Album Band

"Silver Bell" performed by Buddy Emmons

"And Your Bird Can Sing" performed by The Beatles

"When the Red, Red, Robin Comes Bob, Bob, Bobbin' Along" performed by The Ritz

"Arkansas Traveler" performed by David Peters

"Telluride" performed by the David Grisman Quintet

"I'm Goin' Back Home Where I Belong" performed by Don Rich & the Buckaroos

"Bye Bye Love" performed by the Everly Brothers

"Abide With Me" performed by Thelonious Monk

"Born to be With You" performed by J.D. Crowe

"Steam Powered Aereo Plane" performed by John Hartford

"All Blues" performed by Miles Davis

"Revival" performed by the Allman Brothers Band

"Up And Around the Bend" performed by Bela Fleck