Ryan Spearman

Play Better Banjo, Owner/Operator

My site is dedicated to old banjo and the pursuit of happiness.

It's a labor of love wherein I strive to offer the friendliest and most practical online instruction for clawhammer banjo in the world.

The courses, lesson videos, tablature, and free resources are carefully designed to inspire, educate, and empower clawhammer players of all skill levels.

Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced player and whether you have a casual interest or a serious passion, you’re sure to find something to your banjo liking while you’re visiting.


If not, please send me a message cause I'd love to hear from ya:



Learn anywhere, anytime

Access online courses, lesson packs, tablature and all of your lesson materials from all corners of every dimension of the multiverse.

As long as you've got an internet or cellular signal, you're good to go...

Better Banjo Community

Share your journey with other banjo enthusiasts from all around the world in Play Better Banjo's live online Q & A sessions and private chat groups made available to participants enrolled in select courses & trainings.
Ryan teaching banjo
Image by Matheus Ferrero
Street Protest
Game Face

©2020 by Spearman Productions, LLC