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