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Banjo lessons in London
Bluegrass Banjo teacher in London

Looking for a banjo teacher in London or Margate (ish)?

Meet Dick Smith!

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Margate Banjo Workshops

Saturday 10th November @ Rosslyn Court, Cliftonville

Dick is running a couple of banjo workshops in Cliftonville, Margate on Saturday 10th November at Rosslyn Court between 10am and 1pm.

10am to 11.30am - Absolute beginners introduction to 5-string bluegrass banjo

*NB not clawhammer btw, but may be useful regarding tuning and some basic banjoness; like which way round it goes! :)

11.30am to 1pm - If you have a little experience on banjo or guitar and tried/wish to improve your technique or maybe even learn some new picking patterns for guitar/uke...


£12 for each 90 minute session or £20 for both.

Please contact Dick using the submission form on this site or facebook/twitter. Facebook: Rosslyn Court

Dick’s banjo can be heard on all three seasons of ‘Catastrophe’, starring Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney originally aired on Channel 4. (Available on Demand on ch4 or Amazon)

A professional banjo player and multi-instrumentalist with decades of experience, Dick Smith offers 5-string Bluegrass banjo lessons in London and Margate.

Whether you are in your 20s or 80s, a complete beginner or have some banjo playing experience, you can arrange private one-to-one banjo lessons with Dick or join in one of his group banjo classes in London.
Described as a musician with an ordinary name but with extraordinary skills, Dick Smith has been teaching Bluegrass banjo lessons for more than 20 years.

London banjo teacher Dick Smith

Find out more about Dick Smith

Private banjo lessons in London

Dick provides 5-String Banjo music lessons to adults of all levels of experience and expertise. Private banjo lessons are an hour and available to book in Walthamstow and Tooting.

Group banjo workshops in London

Dick Smith runs group banjo classes on Tuesday nights in Tooting and Wednesday nights and Walthamstow. From beginners and improvers to intermediate/advanced levels, there are up to ten places in each workshop.

Banjo classes in London

Group ukulele workshops in London

Dick Smith runs one ukulele class in Walthamstow on Wednesdays at 7.30pm. This is an intermediate class of fairly mixed ability, currently working on arrangements with parts played by different sections of the group.

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