Early Irish-American Banjo
by Rob MacKillop
27 selections taken from Irish-American publications for banjo from the 19th century
Method for the Banjo With or Without a Master - Frank Converse (1865)
The Banjo and How to Play It - Frank Converse (1872)
Analytical Banjo Method - Frank Coinverse (1887)
The Banjoist's Budget - Albert Baur (1883)
Buckley's Banjo Guide - James Buckley (1868)
Dobson's Universal Banjo Instructor - H.C. and G.C. Dobson (1882)
Includes reels, jigs, hornpipes, shantys and other selection, as well as an explanation of the period music and how to adapt it to the modern banjo.
Includes CD with performances of the pieces.