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First Lessons Mandolin


First Lessons Mandolin teaches the absolute basics of learning to play mandolin from holding the pick to performing easy mandolin tunes.
Level: , 40 pages
RefNr: MB99945BCD
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Written by: Dix Bruce

Medium: Book/CD
Series: First LessonsPublisher: Mel Bay
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First Lessons Mandolin teaches the absolute basics of learning to play mandolin from holding the pick to performing easy mandolin tunes. It doesn't get any easier than this! Students learn how to hold the mandolin correctly, how to read mandolin tablature, basic note reading, the most popular mandolin chords, how to play easy melodies in several musical styles, basic picking technique, how to tune the mandolin, and much more. Along the way students will learn about the greatest mandolin players and their music. The main emphasis of First Lessons Mandolin is to get the student up and playing immediately and to have fun doing it!

Contents:
Skip to My Lou traditional
Careless Love traditional
The Blue Tail Fly traditional
Red River Valley traditional
Billy Boy traditional
In the Pines traditional
St. James Infirmary traditional
Poor Wayfaring Stranger traditional
John Henry traditional
My Home's Across the Blue Ridge Mountains traditional
Seventh Blues Dix Bruce
Go Down Moses traditional
Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child traditional
Just a Closer Walk with Thee traditional
My Walking Cane traditional
The Great Speckled Bird traditional
Lonesome Valley traditional
Buffalo Gals traditional
Oh, Them Golden Slippers traditional
Soldier's Joy traditional
East Virginia Blues traditional
Roving Gambler traditional
Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms traditional
This Train traditional
Greensleeves traditional

Songs - Compositions - Recordings
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Standard Billy Boy -
Standard The Blue Tail Fly (Jimmy Crack Corn) -
Standard Buffalo Gals (Won't You Come Out Tonight?) -
Standard Careless Love -
Standard Greensleeves -
Standard John Henry -
Standard Just A Closer Walk With Thee -
Standard Lonesome Valley -
Standard My Home's Across the Blue Ridge Mountains -
Standard Oh, Them Golden Slippers -
Standard Red River Valley -
Standard Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms -
Standard Soldier's Joy -
Standard Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child -
Standard St James Infirmary -

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