All videos available as download/stream ($24.95 for 2-hour videos) from our partner website Platform Purple. Their special “Dr. Banjo” section offers all Pete’s videos and others selected by Pete.

DVDs still available for some videos, $30 each:
  • Intermediate Jam
  • Bluegrass Banjo Backup
  • Branching Out on the Banjo Vol. 2
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Bluegrass Slow Jam for the Total Beginner

A super-easy, no-fail play-along session with Pete “Dr. Banjo” Wernick. The one instruction resource that every new player needs… right along with his/her first instrument! “If you’re a novice musician, this is the video for you.” Available as download/stream only.

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Bluegrass Jamming: A Guide For Newcomers and Closet Pickers

The complete original jam video, from 2-chord songs to “The Old Home Place”. Great practice for learning mandolin, bluegrass guitar, fiddle, and banjo. All 17 songs include a soloing opportunity, plus how-to’s and etiquette of bluegrass jamming, kickoffs and endings, capo use, faking solos. Available as download/stream only.

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Intermediate Bluegrass Jam Session

A 22-song moderate-speed workout with plenty of soloing opportunities The most challenging of the three jam videos assumes the viewer is already a jammer, and offers 22 full-length songs at medium tempos, with two chances to solo in every song. Available as download/stream or DVD. Read More!

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Get Rolling: Ultra-Easy, No-Fail Intro To Banjo

“Video instruction at its best! …an approach to getting started (or re-started) that couldn’t be more elementary or fun! I never have seen a teacher so effectively eliminate the intimidation factor.” The way this video is constructed will insure you get the highest possible return for the time and effort you invest.”  Available as download/stream only.

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Beginning Bluegrass Banjo

Best Seller! Two-hour video + tab. Months’ worth of learning, just $30.00. A step-by-step method based on 20 years teaching. Split-screen closeups, fast/slow repetitions make video learning best! You’ll learn basic left hand technique, standard right hand rolls, essential licks, elementary and intermediate arrangements , and more.  Available as download/stream only.

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Bluegrass Banjo Backup, Basic Level

Two hours of the instruction you need to play backup! A step-by-step method based on 20 years teaching. Split-screen closeups, fast/slow repetitions make video learning best! “Packed with basic skills for students who crave to know what to play on on the banjo when not soloing.” Available as download/stream or DVD. Read More!

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Make Up Your Own Banjo Solos – Vol. 1

Learn how to create convincing banjo solos, both “on the fly” in jam sessions and with more precision in your practice time. Here’s the alternative to total dependence on tab and memorizing other people’s arrangements. Close-ups of both hands and printable tab booklets make every note clear! Available as download/stream only.

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Make Up Your Own Banjo Solos – Vol. 2

Learn how to create convincing banjo solos, both “on the fly” in jam sessions and with more precision in your practice time. Here’s the alternative to total dependence on tab and memorizing other people’s arrangements. Close-ups of both hands and printable tab booklets make every note clear!  Available as download/stream only.

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