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:
Play The Mandolin - Everything you need to learn to play the mandolin written in plain english with lots of chord charts and tablature. Free video mandolin lessons by Brad Laird are also here.
Mando University - Brad's mandolin books are available here, plus his free mandolin newsletter archive.
Play The Banjo Today - Brad's free Scruggs / bluegrass style banjo lessons.
Bradley Laird's Banjo e-Books - Brad's banjo books are available here. Home of The Flint Hill Scrolls - The Forbidden Book of Banjo Knowledge.
How to Play Clawhammer Banjo - Brad's free clawhammer banjo lesson site.
Jam Session Survival Kit - Free chord progressions and cheat sheets for the most popular jam session tunes.
Free Student Newsletter - Sign up for my free monthly newsletter and get tips, news, articles, discounts and updates to help your playing.
Grass Talk Radio - My free podcast for people who are learning to play bluegrass.
Bluegrass Family Band Song Book - Basic bluegrass arrangements for all 5 instruments in the same keys. Includes banjo, mandolin, guitar, bass, fiddle, lyrics, etc.
How to Play Dulcimer - Free beginning Mountain Dulcimer lessons with tablature and tuning tracks.
How to Play Bluegrass Guitar - Loaded with free guitar chord charts.
The Ancient Order of the Mandolin - Esoteric mandolin site.
Private Lesson Information - Need private lessons?
Brad's Piano Tuning Service - in Sumter County, Georgia
Jackson's Sumter Kids Gazette - This is a llnk to a little project created by my son Jackson. It's his online kid's newspaper. Check it out!