One of the coolest tunes Frank B. Converse ever wrote, from page 105 of his 1886 Analytical Banjo Method. [more inside]
Yet another quick solo tune from Briggs' Banjo Instructor of 1855.
By G. Swain Buckley, 1860. Solo fretless banjo. [more inside]
Another 19th century banjo tune for the City Songs Challenge, this one from Frank B. Converse's New and Complete Method for Banjo With and Without A Master. [more inside]
Written by James Buckley, from his 1868 Banjo Guide. Fretless stroke style banjo with a simple 2nd banjo accompaniment.
From Buckley's Banjo Guide, 1868. Played on a new minstrel style banjo made by Jeff Menzies and an old tambourine of indeterminate age.
An elegantly arranged banjo piece composed by Frank B. Converse for his 1886 Analytical Banjo Method.