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