Banjo Instruction By 5-String Quarterly's Eddie Collins

Eddie Collins has taught private music lessons and conducted music workshops for over 20 years. He has been a public school teacher and has taught teacher education courses at California Lutheran University.

As a musician, Eddie has performed and recorded with a wide range of artists - from country music legend Wynn Stewart to the 50s supergroup, The Drifters. He has received awards from the Country Music Academy and placed 2nd in the Texas State Banjo Championships. Eddie has lived in Austin, TX for over a decade, where he heads his own bluegrass/roots country group, the High Stakes Rollers. He currently has three albums available of his original music.

As an author, Eddie has published 3 music instruction manuals and has had articles appear in nearly every major bluegrass and acoustic music publication throughout the U.S.

For more on Eddie and his teaching, visit his new and improved website.