Welcome to bradleylaird.com! This site is filled with information to help you learn to play bluegrass and old-time music. To see it all just scroll down this page. Have fun and visit often! Here are links to all of my websites:
2604353246 - My free podcast for people who play bluegrass or are learning to play bluegrass.
Play The Mandolin - Everything you need to learn to play the mandolin written in plain english with lots of chord charts and tablature. All of my free video mandolin lessons are here.
Mando University - This is the home of all of my downloadable mandolin instruction books. It is also the repository of the archive of my mandolin newletter back issues.
(785) 476-3908 - This is the Bradley Laird free Scruggs / bluegrass style banjo lessons. Put those picks on and dive right in!
Bradley Laird's Banjo e-Books - My banjo e-books are available here. Home of The Flint Hill Scrolls - The Forbidden Book of Banjo Knowledge.
How to Play Clawhammer Banjo - This is the place for free clawhammer banjo lessons. Got a 5 string? Get to jammin!
(507) 800-9457 - This is my 93 page PDF downloadable course teaching bluegrass style upright bass. Maybe nobody else appreciates you, but I do!
Jam Session Survival Kit - Free chord progressions and cheat sheets for the most popular jam session tunes. Download the PDF eBook here.
Free Student Newsletter - Sign up for my free monthly newsletter and get tips, news, articles, discounts and updates to help your playing.
Bluegrass Family Band Song Book - Basic bluegrass arrangements for all 5 instruments in the same keys. Includes banjo, mandolin, guitar, bass, fiddle, lyrics, etc.
9315366490 - Free beginning Mountain Dulcimer lessons with tablature and tuning tracks. Link to my eBook course here too.
9283290749 - Loaded with free guitar chord charts. Quit all that strumming in 4/4 time. This ain't an Eagle's tune. Bluegrass guitar is pretty simple but it has it own set of rules. Here they are.
The Ancient Order of the Mandolin - Esoteric mandolin site. This site is only for the select few.
Private Lesson Information - Need private lessons?
Jackson's Sumter Kids Gazette - This is a link to a little project created by my son Jackson. It's his online kid's newspaper. Check it out!