Peghead Nation’s String School brings you full courses in guitar, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, fiddle, and Dobro. You get talented instructors, high-quality video instruction, accurate notation and tab, and fun songs to play right from the beginning.
Winner of this drawing gets a 1-year subscription to a Peghead Nation course of their choice--a $200 value! Choose from 34 courses for banjo, mandolin, guitar, fiddle, dobro, and ukulele. Banjo instructors are Bill Evans, Evie Ladin, Bruce Molsky, and Danny Barnes. Learn more about Peghead Nation's banjo courses >
4/16/1850 - James Ashborn of Wolcotville, CT receives the first known U.S. patent applicable to the a banjo: a movable capo. Read more....
4/15/1933 - Roy Clark is born in Meherrin, Virginia. Read more....
4/17/1934 - Porter Church born in Bristol, TN.
4/15/1938 - Lamar Grier born in Washington, D.C. Read more....
4/18/1948 - Earl Scruggs marries Louise Certain. Louise would go on to help guide Earl's career for more than a half century.
'Epiphone MB 250' 29 min
'1953 Martin OOO-18' 38 min
'practice without banjo' 51 min