Mandolin for Beginners (An Easy Beginning Method). For mandolin. Mandolin Method or Supplement; Method/Instruction. National Guitar Workshop Method - Approved Curriculum. Instructional and Method. Beginner. Instructional book and accompaniment CD. Standard notation, mandolin tablature and instructional text. 48 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.19405).
ISBN 0739010980. With standard notation, mandolin tablature and instructional text. Instructional and Method. 9x12 inches.
This book teaches everything you need to know to get started playing the mandolin. Beginning with how to hold and tune the instrument, read tablature and do some basic strumming, you'll be guided all the way to reading music, developing tremolo technique and improvising. With pieces in styles ranging from folk and old Italian gondolier music to the blues and rock 'n' roll, this book is the start you need to go in any direction you like with your mandolin. The CD includes exercises.