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Banjo Lessons: “This Little Light of Mine”

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[MUSIC]
All right,
let's use these chords we've just learned.
We're going to do a, an old gospel tune,
wonderful tune called This Little Light of
Mine.
If you ever went to a Pete Seeger concert,
you might have sung it along with him.
Unfortunately you're going to have me
singing.
And
[MUSIC]
you'll just to have to deal with it.
What can I say?
[SOUND] Basically, we're gonna just use
the G and the C, and the D seventh cord.
Now if you are having a little trouble
with the C
cord cuz you have all three fingers down,
just lift off your ring finger.
So you're only fretting the fourth string
second fret, and with the middle finger.
And the second string first fret.
[SOUND]
And you have an open first string.
It's a very pretty sound and
if your having trouble with all three it
will be a little bit easier for you.
Okay, so the chords are gonna be, G, G, G,
G, G.
[MUSIC]
A lot of G.
[MUSIC]
Actually, why don't I sing it first.
There's too much G otherwise.
[MUSIC]
Now the C.
[MUSIC]
D seven.
[MUSIC]
[MUSIC]