Traditional Songs for the 5-String Banjo features 22 classic old-time favourites, specially arranged for 5-string Banjo. The distinctive sound of the 5-string Banjo is most usually associated with folk, country and bluegrass music. In this book you#ll find a superb collection of traditional songs that lend themselves perfectly to a variety of Banjo styles. From the lively The Midnight Special to the wistful Wild Mountain Thyme , each song has been chosen and arranged to make the most of the instrument#s unique capacity for rolling rhythms and flexible fingerpicking patterns. Whether your favourites are jazzy, folky or country, you#ll find plenty here to help you play, sing and extend your repertoire.