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Brand New Release:
Minor Chords

E minor? A minor? D minor? Where the heck are they on the banjo? How do I find them? And what about all the other minor chords? Where are they? This video explains all that in Murphy’s down-to-earth teaching style. Which is to say, she makes it understandable. It’s everything you wanted to know about minor chords: how to find them and use them.  Watch a clip and order it here.

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Half-Price DVD of the Month:
Improvising: The First Stage

Murphy will show you how to use licks you already know to play songs you don’t know. You apply these licks to the chord pattern of the song, and voila! You are playing the song. Each of these songs builds on the one before it. A tried and true method used successfully by many of our students. The songs and licks are easy, but don’t try to move too fast. You need time to digest the differences.  Watch a clip and order it here.

 

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Murphy Henry Featured on Bluegrass Unlimited Podcast

In Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine's weekly podcast episode host Dan Miller talks with Murphy Method co-founder Murphy Henry about her by-ear learning method and the banjo camps she hosts in Winchester, Va.   Listen to it here, or on your favorite podcast platform.

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Which DVD Comes Next?

We've recently updated our recommended song order for all levels of our DVDs. Because our method and material were developed over many years, we've found better ways to teach now than just plowing straight through each DVD. Take a minute to look over our ideal order for learning at every level. These are for the original releases of the DVDs. If you have NEW Beginning Banjo 1, 2, and 3 just go straight through, and don't stray from the path!

Beginning Banjo Track

Intermediate Banjo Track

Advanced Banjo Track Part 1

Advanced Banjo Track Part 2

News and Notes

2021 Camps Dates:
 We hold our camps in Winchester, Va. Murphy and Casey Henry will be your teachers. To see details visit our camps page. As far as we know right now all three camps will proceed live and in-person, with masks and distancing in place.

Women's Banjo Camp - July 30-Aug 1

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