Mandolin or fiddle - Beginning-Intermediate
Composed by Joe Carr. Saddle-stitched, Baroque, Method, Technique, Theory and Reference, Country. Style. Book and online audio. 32 pages. Mel Bay Publications, Inc #22178M. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.22178M).
Item Number: MB.22178M
ISBN 9780786693511. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
If you have tried and failed to learn to read standard music notation for the mandolin or fiddle using traditional methods or you have never tried and want to, this book is for you. Learn to play from music in the mandolin- and fiddle-friendly major keys of C, G, D, A, F, and B-flat and their relative minor keys. Also learn to play in various time signatures including 4/4 (common time), 2/2 (cut time), 3/4 (waltz), and 6/8 (jig). You will also be taught to recognize and play whole notes, half notes, quarter notes, and eighth notes. Includes access to online audio.