Intro to the Mandolin
Learn the basics of playing the mandolin including..
The names of the parts of the mandolin
How to hold the mandolin
Tuning the mandolin
The notes in first position
21 chords and 8 moveable chord shapes
20 songs including “Shenandoah,” “Wildwood Flower,” “Old Black Joe,” and “Black is the Color of My True Love’s Hair.”
This course is loaded with over 40 professionally recorded tracks for to listen to and play along with so it’s like having your own band to play along with. This course is available in Tape, CD or in a downloadable format. Because it is all-audio it is suitable for those who don’t or can’t read music.
Mandolin Basic Chords – level 1
This is a fully audio resource describing how to play the most commonly used chords on the mandolin. Because it is broken up into multiple tracks it is easy to navigate to find the chord you are looking for.