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Beginning hammer-ons: Part 1

Beginning hammer-ons: Part 1: Banjo Lessons: 2 Hammer-Ons and Pull-Offs
Beginning hammer-ons: Part 1: Banjo Lessons: 2 Hammer-Ons and Pull-Offs

The Hammer-on is a versitile left hand technique that is commonly used in most styles of playing. The technique involves hammering down a finger on the fretboard without plucking the string essentially giving you more notes for less work. Now that we've learned the basic technique, Tony will apply this to a variation of "Shady Grove" that will give you something musical to practice with.

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Skill Level Beginner
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