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Product Description: One of the world's top players addresses nearly every aspect of the popular 5-string banjo style known as clawhammer or frailing. Chapter themes include fundamentals; advanced and experimental techniques; arranging and backup; how to play reels, hornpipes, jigs and other fiddle tunes; how to approach such genres as ragtime, bluegrass, klezmer, blues, calypso, and a wide variety of "national" and regional music; alternative tunings; setup and accessories; and historical background...read more

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9780786690510 | Pap/psc edition (Mel Bay Pubns, September 15, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: One of the world's top players addresses nearly every aspect of the popular 5-string banjo style known as clawhammer or frailing.

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Product Description: Over 425 reels, jigs, set-tunes, waltzes, marches, strathspeys, and airs transcribed from the playing of traditional fiddlers make this a must have title. Includes access to online audio.

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9780786690107 | Mel Bay Pubns, August 5, 2015, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Over 425 reels, jigs, set-tunes, waltzes, marches, strathspeys, and airs transcribed from the playing of traditional fiddlers make this a must have title.

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Product Description: Canada's Prince Edward Island is home to one of the oldest and most vibrant fiddling traditions in North America. First established by Scottish immigrants in the late eighteenth century, it incorporated the influence of a later wave of Irish immigrants as well as the unique rhythmic sensibilities of the Acadian French, the Island's first European inhabitants...read more

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9781621900979 | Univ of Tennessee Pr, April 24, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Canada's Prince Edward Island is home to one of the oldest and most vibrant fiddling traditions in North America.

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Product Description: (Banjo). Ken Perlman, today's foremost player of the style, brings you this comprehensive guide to the melodic clawhammer. Over 50 tunes in clear tablature. Learn to play authentic versions of Appalachian fiddle tunes, string band tunes, New England hornpipes, Irish jigs, Scottish reels, and more...read more

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9781574242027 | Pap/com edition (Centerstream Pub, January 6, 2005), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: (Banjo).

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Product Description: One of the world's top players addresses nearly every aspect of the popular 5-string banjo style known as clawhammer or frailing. Chapter themes include fundamentals; advanced and experimental techniques; arranging and backup; how to play reels, hornpipes, jigs and other fiddle tunes; how to approach such genres as ragtime, bluegrass, klezmer, blues, calypso, and a wide variety of national and regional music; alternative tunings; setup and accessories; and historical background...read more

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9780786658909 | Pap/com edition (Mel Bay Pubns, June 30, 2004), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: One of the world's top players addresses nearly every aspect of the popular 5-string banjo style known as clawhammer or frailing.

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Product Description: (Guitar). With this book/CD pack, Ken Perlman presents a systematic approach to playing classic fiddle tunes fingerstyle on the guitar. Learn hoedowns, reels, set tunes, marches, hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys and airs from a pioneer of the style!

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9781574241280 | Pap/com edition (Centerstream Pub, February 1, 2003), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: (Guitar).

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Product Description: (Guitar). This follow-up to the popular Fingerstyle Guitar book by Ken Perlman (00000081) is really two books in one. To the advanced player, it's an excellent tune book featuring 33 interesting and highly playable guitar arrangements...read more
By Ken Perlman (composer)

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9781574241242 | Pap/com edition (Centerstream Pub, January 1, 2003), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: (Guitar).

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Product Description: (Guitar). Teaches beginning or advanced guitarists how to master the basic musical skills of fingerpicking techniques needed to play folk, blues, fiddle tunes or ragtime on guitar. Contents: All the Good Times * Along the Rocky Road to Dublin * Barrow Street Rag * The Beaumont Rag * Behind the Bush in the Garden * Campbell's Farewell to Red Gap * Candy Man * Candy Man Blues * The Cherokee Shuffle * Cranberry Highway * Cripple Creek * Eighth of January * The Entertainer * Fishing Blues * Freight Train * (There'll Be) a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight * Lark in the Morning * The Lazy Afternoon Blues * Little Sadie * The Liverpool Hornpipe * Lord Inchiquin * Louis Collins * Make Me a Pallet on the Floor * Man of Constant Sorrow * The Manchester Angel * The Mineola Rag * The Morning Blues * Pack up Your Sorrows * Paddy on the Railroad * Payday * Rain Don't Fall on Me No More * Shady Grove * The Sligo River Blues * Spike Driver Blues * Stealin', Stealin' * The Temptation Rag * The Trip to Sligo * Turkey in the Straw * The Year of Jubilo (Kingdom Coming)...read more

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9781574240016 | Vhs edition (Centerstream Pub, February 1, 1996), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This video is an encouraging 'self-tutor' that supplies the advice and knowledge of Ken Perlman's years of teaching experience.
9780133172140 | Prentice Hall Direct, January 1, 1980, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Exercises and songs accompany instruction in reading tabulature and the various fingerpicking techniques for playing ragtime, folk, and blues guitar

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9781574241150, titled "Fingerstyle Guitar: Guitar Technique" | New rev edition (Centerstream Pub, March 1, 2002), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: (Guitar).

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Product Description: (Homespun Tapes). This complete course by one of America's best-known players and teachers takes you from basic skills through complex melodic clawhammer style. More than 40 great tunes, including old-time banjo songs, fiddle tunes and Irish and New England dances will provide you with a rich repertoire and months of exciting study...read more
By Ken Perlman (composer)

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9780634057878 | Pap/com edition (Homespun, March 1, 2001), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: (Homespun Tapes).

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Product Description: A compilation of favorite solos on Irish, Scottish and New England fiddle tunes arranged for banjo by one of America's foremost clawhammer banjoists, Ken Perlman. Formerly published under the name Basic Clawhammer Banjo. In notation and tablature.

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9780786623747 | Pap/com edition (Mel Bay Pubns, August 1, 1996), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A compilation of favorite solos on Irish, Scottish and New England fiddle tunes arranged for banjo by one of America's foremost clawhammer banjoists, Ken Perlman.
9780070324152, titled "News Writing and Reporting for Today''s Media" | 3rd edition (McGraw-Hill College, August 1, 1993), cover price $52.50 | also contains News Writing and Reporting for Today''s Media

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9780786603633 | Mel Bay Pubns, March 1, 1996, cover price $22.95
9780786613106 | Pap/com edition (Mel Bay Pubns, March 1, 1996), cover price $37.95
9780786665556 | Pap/com edition (Mel Bay Pubns, March 1, 1996), cover price $29.99
9780080423371, titled "Water Supply and Sanitation for Rural Areas" | Pergamon Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $22.01 | also contains Water Supply and Sanitation for Rural Areas | About this edition: Paperback

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Product Description: (Banjo). A complete guide for beginning and advanced banjo players! From Ken Perlman, here is a brilliant teaching guide that is destined to become the handbook on how to play the banjo. The style is easy to learn, and covers the instruction itself, basic right and left-hand positions, simple chords, and fundamental clawhammer techniques; the brush, the 'bumm-titty' strum, pull-offs, and slides...read more

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9780931759338 | Centerstream Pub, July 1, 1989, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: (Banjo).

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9780931759376 | 2 edition (Centerstream Pub, June 1, 1989), cover price $14.95

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Covers fingerstyle techniques, tablature, alternating bass pieces, country blues, ragtime, and adapted fiddle tunes, and includes music and practice exercises

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9780136008422 | Prentice Hall Direct, July 1, 1985, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Covers fingerstyle techniques, tablature, alternating bass pieces, country blues, ragtime, and adapted fiddle tunes, and includes music and practice exercises

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Product Description: (Banjo). Ken Perlman, today's foremost player of the style, brings you this comprehensive guide to the melodic clawhammer. Over 50 tunes in clear tablature. Learn to play authentic versions of Appalachian fiddle tunes, string band tunes, New England hornpipes, Irish jigs, Scottish reels, and more...read more

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9780825602269 | Music Sales Corp, June 1, 1979, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: (Banjo).

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