DescriptionJohn McGann/Matt Glaser: Beyond Bluegrass Mandolin - Etudes & Ideas For The Modern Mandolinist Improvise with more expression and freedom in bluegrass and related styles. These ideas, exercises, and etudes will help you expand your palette of improvisational techniques and sounds.
(Music Sales America). This complete guide will teach you everything from how to hold the mandolin to how to play complete bluegrass songs. This book will get you playing in no time, giving you the skills to start playing with others. This comprehensive method includes: how to read standard notation and tablature * authentic bluegrass technique * rhythm styles * melodic-playing style * chords * detailed photographs * and more! The accompanying CD includes some of the most traditional bluegrass songs, such as: John Hardy * Old Joe Clark * Cripple Creek * Angelina Baker * Salt Creek * and Roving Gambler.
To Play Bluegrass Mandolin: Paperback: Mel Bay Publications,U.S. : 9780786667697: 04 Jan 2007
The Ultimate Bluegrass Mandolin Construction Manual is the most complete step-by-step treatise ever written on building an acoustical string instrument. Siminoff, a renowned author and luthier, applies over four decades of experience to guide beginners to
While mandolins are favored by country, folk and bluegrass musicians, we, Puerto Ricans favor it as well. We love the mandolin for its unique tone and scale and find it apt for the vibrancy of Puerto Rican music. Learn to play Puerto Rican music on the mandolin from the very beginning. This book takes you through in very easy steps. Written in a step-by-step instructional format, author Samuel Ramos teaches you the basics right from theory, parts of a mandolin and posture while playing a mandolin.
Bluegrass Mandolin for the Complete Ignoramus! : Spiral bound: Native Ground Music, Incorporated: 9781883206550: 06 Sep 2008
This useful guide was created with the intention of teaching Mandolin players how to improvise in the bluegrass style. Based on the concept of learning by playing, this 200 page book covers a wide range of improvisation tools and how to implement them in your playing. A large number of examples are presented in both tablature and standard notation, so that a theoretical background is not required.
Alfred Music Publishing is the world's largest educational music publisher. Alfred produces educational, reference, pop, and performance materials for teachers, students, professionals, and hobbyists spanning every musical instrument, style, and difficulty level. Beginning with basic left- and right-hand techniques, Dennis Caplinger guides you through developing great backup parts and playing all over the neck.
Tell 'em I'm a farmer with a mandolin and a high tenor voice", Bill Monroe said. Known as the "Father of Bluegrass", Monroe pioneered a whole new genre of music and inspired generations of musicians and fans. Yet from his founding of the original bluegrass band through six decades of performing, he remained an enigmatic figure, a mixture of fierce intensity, homespun modesty, and musical integrity.
WAYNE'S friendly and FUN approach to learning has taught tens of thousands of total beginners to play bluegrass music. Join the club! In this, his 26th book, Wayne cuts through the clutter and confusion of learning to play with his SIMPLE approach to playing the melody. He then leads the beginner down the path of being able to IMPROVISE on the melody by adding several simple rhythms.
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Written by Mandolin master Dix Bruce , Getting Into Bluegrass Mandolin is specifically designed to quickly and simply show you how to play bluegrass Mandolin. This comprehensive book teaches everything you'll need to know including: chords (both open and 'bluegrass chop' variety), rhythm, single-note playing, double stops, fiddle tunes, playing in all keys (transposing from one key to another), playing backup, introductions or 'kickoffs', and tremolo.
Good Paperback This item shows wear from consistent use but remains in good readable condition. It may have marks on or in it, and may show other signs of previous use or shelf wear. May have minor creases or signs of wear on dust jacket. Packed with care, shipped promptly.
Start playing mandolin now! This book & DVD kit introduces easy chord forms and basic strumming patterns, and covers fiddle tunes, bluegrass, and blues. Integral techniques such as alternate picking, tremolo, and slides are taught in a fun manner. Students, teachers, and self-taught players alike will enjoy this thorough, easy-to-use method.
The Ultimate Bluegrass Mandolin Construction Manual is the most complete step-by-step treatise ever written on building an acoustical string instrument. Siminoff, a renowned author and luthier, applies over four decades of experience to guide beginners to pros through detailed chapters on wood selection, cutting, carving, shaping, assembly, inlays, fretting, binding and assembly of an F-style mandolin.
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(Homespun Tapes). Includes the book Bill Monroe 16 Gems (00690310) and the DVD The Mandolin of Bill Monroe (00641732) in one money-saving pack. The book features authentic mandolin transcriptions of these classics by the father of bluegrass. The DVD plays 25 tunes from his repertoire, demonstrating the amazing technique that's made him world-famous.
(Homespun Tapes). This budget-saving bundle pack includes: All Star Bluegrass Jam Along for Mandolin Book/CD Pack These fabulous collections for players of all levels feature 21 must-know bluegrss songs & instrumentals, created especially for learning players by the genre's leading artists. The artist plays a basic solo that states the melody of the tune, then a more adventurous improvisation, and each solo is transcribed in detail.
Great value basic Bluegrass Mandolin with a Spruce top, Rosewood fingerboard and adjustable engraved tailpiece. The Stagg M30 mandolin features a Spruce top, linden back and sides, Nato neck, Rosewood fingerboard, stained Maple adjustable bridge, chrome tailpiece with engraving, open gear machine heads and a redburst colour finish. A great budget mandolin and, in our opinion, significantly better value than many other similarly priced models.
An extremely popular 8-String folk instrument played across a wide range of musical styles. This model is perfect for the complete beginner or for a guitarist looking to branch out and try new instruments. It is a quality instrument which has received some great reviews due to its playability and impressive sound. With an adjustable bridge, you can customise the playing action - something which is usually only found on more expensive models.