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