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