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