$7.99
Alfred's Basic Mandolin Method 1
The Most Popular Method for Learning How to Play
By Ron Manus and L. C. Harnsberger
Item: 00-38918
UPC: 038081432021
ISBN 10: 073908612X
ISBN 13: 9780739086124
PRICE: $7.99
Series: Alfred's Basic Mandolin Library
Category: Mandolin Method or Supplement
Format: Book
Instrument: Mandolin
Level: Beginner
Alfred's Basic Mandolin Method 1 features clear, well-paced instruction that makes learning the mandolin easy and fun. This book covers all the basics, including how to hold your mandolin, tuning your mandolin, right- and left-hand techniques, reading music, chords, strumming patterns, songs, and how to read TAB. The CD includes demonstrations of songs and examples.
TITLE COMPOSER
The Riddle Song
THE G7 CHORD
Two-Chord Waltz
Love Somebody
THE G CHORD
Rockin' Mandolin
Jingle Bells
Two-Note Exercise
Three-Note Exercise
Four-Note Exercise
THE C CHORD
Ode to Joy
The Streets of Laredo
6/8 TIME
The Irish Washerwoman
The A7 Chord
4 Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
REPEAT SIGNS
Blues in C
EIGHTH NOTES
Jammin' with Eighth Notes
Go Tell Aunt Rhody
DOTTED QUARTER NOTES
GETTING ACQUAINTED WITH THE MUSIC
The Staff
Measures
Clefs
THE TREMOLO
Shenandoah
THE MAJOR SCALE
KEY SIGNATURES
READING TAB
The Key of C Major
THE SECOND STRING A
Over the Rainbow
CERTIFICATE OF PROMOTION
Jammin' on Two Strings
Hot Cross Buns
Blues in F
TIES
Three-Chord Stomp
INCOMPLETE MEASURES
A-Tisket, A-Tasket
HOW TO HOLD YOUR MANDOLIN
THE RIGHT HAND: STRUMMING THE STRINGS
Strumming with a Pick
Picking Individual Notes
Echo Waltz
EIGHTH RESTS
Eighth Rest Exercise No. 1
Au clair de la lune
Caring for Your Mandolin
DYNAMICS
Preparatory Drill
Auld Lang Syne
Clementine
SHARPS, FLATS, AND NATURALS
The Chromatic Scale
THE PARTS OF YOUR MANDOLIN
Courses and Strings
THE D CHORD
THE D7 CHORD
Bach Minuet
Buffalo Gals
THE FOURTH STRING G
Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes
Four-String Rock
Aura Lee
THE LEFT HAND
Eighth Rest Exercise No. 2
Hand Position
Placing a Finger on a String
HOW TO TUNE YOUR MANDOLIN
Tuning with the CD
Bill Bailey
THE DRONE
Amazing Grace
SIXTEENTH NOTES
Tuning without the CD
Drunken Sailor
THE THIRD STRING D
Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Largo
My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean
Beautiful Brown Eyes
INTRODUCING HIGH A
Rockin' in Dorian Mode
Chord Diagrams
THE FIRST STRING E
Playing with E, F, G
Extra Credit
The Key of G Major
The Key of F Major
Accidentals
She'll Be Comin' Round the Mountain
SOUND OFF: HOW TO COUNT TIME
DOWNSTROKES AND UPSTROKES
Tom Dooley
INTRODUCING CHORDS
The Wearing o' the Green
TEMPO SIGNS
Quarter Rest
Three-Tempo Rockin' Mandolin
My Melancholy Baby