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Master Anthology of Mandolin Solos, Volume 1

By Various

Mandolin - Intermediate
Composed by Various. Perfect binding, Solos. Acoustic Music. Book/2-CD Set. 264 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.98372BCD).

Item Number: MB.98372BCD
ISBN 9780786652921. Acoustic Music. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.

Mel Bay's Master Anthology of Mandolin Solos Volume One is designed to enhance the repertoire of the intermediate to advanced mandolinist with a generous collection of challenging pieces. Contributors include Alan Bibey, Bud Orr, Simon Mayor, John McGann, Jody Stecher, Joe Carr, Dan Gelo, Matt Flinner, Seth Austern, Ray Valla, Jethro Burns, Rob Haines, Ely Karasik, Terry Pender, Carlo Aonzo, Eugene Hayth, Butch Baldassari, Robert Bancalari, and many others. Standard notation and tablature are offered for most of the pieces (a few are notation only), along with a biographical sketch of the performer. A set of 2 CDs is included, making this an ideal sourcebook for serious students and professionals alike. The CDs contain performances of most of the pieces in the book.

  • Song For Two Pamelas  Performed by David Grisman
  • The Dark And Slender Boy  Performed by Arranged By Simon Mayor
  • The Wayfaring Stranger  Performed by Arranged By Dix Bruce
  • Turn Of The Century  Performed by David Grisman
  • Brandenburg Concerto No 2  Performed by Js Bach; Arranged By Eidson
  • Non Ti Scordar Di Me  Performed by Ernesto De Curtis;Arranged By Evan J Marshall
  • Mandolin Joy  Performed by Arranged By Bud Orr
  • Minuet #4  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Cloverleaf Rag  Performed by Sam Bush; Transcribed By John Mcgann
  • Dark Eyes  Performed by Arr. By David Peters
  • Jethro's Tune  Performed by Jethro Burns
  • Chinese Breakdown  Performed by Eugene Hayth
  • Jesus Loves His Mandolin Player #16  Performed by Frank Wakefield
  • Maxwell Street Blues  Performed by Arranged By Rich Delgrosso
  • Sally Goodin'  Performed by As Played By Jody Stecher
  • Wise Up, Grumpy  Performed by John Mcgann
  • Ireland's Green Shores  Performed by Tim O'brien; Transcribed By John Mcgann
  • Mandolopin'  Performed by Johnny Gimble
  • What's Doin'  Performed by Butch Baldassari
  • Beaumont Rag  Performed by Ray Valla
  • Brew House Reel  Performed by Robin Bullock
  • Hearts And Flowers  Performed by Joe Carr-Gerald Jones
  • The Peddler   Performed by Russian Folk Song
  • Brighton Beach Waltz  Performed by Seth Austen
  • Choro For Shadow  Performed by Trans. By Ron Thompson And John Reischman
  • Dill Pickle Rag  Performed by Cl Johnson
  • Fisher's Hornpipe  Performed by Wayne Erbsen
  • Gordon Mcgregor  Performed by Alan Bibey
  • Mary's Rag  Performed by Ken Edison
  • Shetland Jumper  Performed by Transcribed By John Mcgann
  • Blackberry Blossom  Performed by Clyde Moon;Transcribed By John Mcgann
  • Golden Slippers  Performed by Rob Haines
  • Little Sadie  Performed by Jimmy Ryan; Trans. By John Mcgann
  • Bale Of Hay Rag  Performed by Ken Edison
  • Black's Fork  Performed by Matt Flinner
  • Largo Vivaldi  Performed by Ray Bell
  • Mr. Ambassador  Performed by Tony Williamson
  • Southern Complextion  Performed by Ely Karasik
  • Presto  Performed by Hienrich Franz Biber, Arranged By Robert Bancalari
  • Soldiers Joy  Performed by Niles Hokkanen
  • Twin Peaks  Performed by Radim Zenkl
  • Pan Handle Rag  Performed by John Carlini
  • Reuben Sandwich  Performed by Jethro Burns
  • Saint Anne's Reel  Performed by Arranged By Niles Hokkanen
  • Hot Nickels 2  Performed by Mike Marshall
  • Kathi's Waltz  Performed by Dix Bruce
  • Message From Home  Performed by John Mcgann
  • Softly And Tenderly  Performed by Arranged By Steve Kaufman
  • The Brooklyn Waltz  Performed by Terence M Pender
  • Waiting On You  Performed by R Kriehn
  • Belfast  Performed by Chris Moore
  • Sally Ann  Performed by Wayne Benson
  • Whiskey Before Breakfast  Performed by Charlie Provenza
  • Angel Dance   Performed by Dan Gelo
  • Concerto 1, Op.113  Performed by R Calace
  • Swingin Bridge  Performed by Petri Hakala 1998
  • Tobacco Patch  Performed by Aubrey Haynie; Transcription Martin Norgaard
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Fort Collins, CO
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  • January 14, 2008 A "Must Have"

    This 263-page collection feature music from a broad spectrum of the mandolin repertory, icluding Baroque, Classical, Jazz, Swing, Ragtime, Bluegrass and other folk styles. The two CDs included make it an especially attractive purchase. Highly Recommended.

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