David Grisman teaches Mandolin

David Grisman

Dawg Mandolin

Take lessons from a true mandolin master and take your playing in new and exciting directions! Once dubbed "The Paganini of the Mandolin" by the New York Times, David Grisman is an innovative and creative musician who has inspired a whole new genre of acoustic string instrumental music. He and his band, The David Grisman Quintet, have consistently won polls ... Read More
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Great Mandolin Lessons

Jesse McReynolds, Ronnie McCoury,Tim O'Brien, Sam Bush, Norman Blake, Steve James, Chris Thile, Mike Marshall, Butch Baldassari

Learn from Nine Master Players

The nine lessons on this DVD represent mandolin instruction at its very best. Each segment, taught by a master of the instrument, has been chosen to give learning players new techniques, tunes and musical insights. The styles taught include bluegrass, old-time, Celtic, blues and contemporary "new acoustic," and will enrich the repertoire of any mandolin enthusiast. The lessons start at ... Read More
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Jazz Mandolin - Six CDs + Music/Tab Book

Andy Statman

From Bill Monroe to BeBop

This in-depth mandolin method takes you beyond bluegrass and into the fascinating realm jazz improvisation. Starting with an exploration of Bill Monroe's blues-tinged bluegrass style, Andy Statman guides you through a variety of scales, modes, riffs, chord progressions and substitutions. In addition to teaching his own techniques, he shows you, in detail, how to improvise bebop, swing and contemporary ... Read More
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John McGann's Rhythm Mandolin

John McGann

From Bluegrass to Celtic to Swing

AVAILABLE BY DOWNLOAD ONLY Rhythm is at the core of making good music and is 90% of what you do when you play with other musicians. This download will introduce you to the broad range of rhythmic approaches available to mandolin players from the chop of bluegrass to the textural weave of Celtic music to the joy of swing comping ... Read More
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John McGann's Sound Fundamentals + Rhythm Mandolin

John McGann

Two-Download Set

AVAILABLE BY DOWNLOAD ONLY John McGann’s Sound Fundamentals: Touch, Tone & Technique for Mandolin All Levels - Includes PDF File of Music Transcriptions Musicians who are known for having great tone and technique understand that a thorough command of each individual component allows them to produce a large pallet of tones in the most comfortable and efficient manner. Learn the secrets ... Read More
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Learn To Play Blues Mandolin - DVD 1

Steve James
In the early days of the last century, the mandolin gained popularity both as a blues instrument and as the backbone of the early African American string bands. Several of these groups added mandolin to guitars, banjos, fiddles, jugs and kazoos to play energetic and heart-felt renditions of blues and ragtime songs. Bluegrass players, from Bill Monroe onward, incorporated blues ... Read More
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Learn To Play Blues Mandolin - DVD 2

Steve James
Get bluesy on the mandolin. Steve James brings you more of the funky, old-time songs and sounds that made his previous instructional DVD on this instrument so popular. Aiming his lesson at early intermediate players, Steve covers the keys of G and C, introducing blues scales, chord patterns, walking lines, arpeggios, accompaniments and variations that will help you get further ... Read More
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Learn To Play Blues Mandolin - Two-DVD Set

Steve James
These two DVDs will give you a great start in getting the funky sounds of traditional blues mandolin. Good for beginners and intermediate players. DVD 1: Mandolin novices will start out by learning a basic G scale and how to alter it to create a blues scale. After demonstrating his pick strokes and tremolo technique, Steve dives right into Divin ... Read More
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Mandolin Adventures 3-DVD Value Pack

Norman Blake, Steve James, Tim O'Brien

Get Three DVDs and SAVE!

The mandolin is a beautiful and soulful instrument, and since its centuries-old origins in Italy has been used for many kinds of music. Although primarily known in America for its applications in bluegrass music, wonderful musical adventures await those who take their mandolin playing into other genres. This "bundle" includes: • Norman Blake's melody-rich old-time tunes and original compositions - "Traditional ... Read More
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Mike Marshall's Mandolin Fundamentals for All Players - DVD 1

Mike Marshall

Building Technique Through Exercises and Melodic Studies

Mike Marshall's two-DVD set will benefit every mandolin player, from beginners to experienced professionals. He shows you how to become a better musician through proper technique, problem solving, and a systematic exercise regimen. Mike starts with the basics: How to hold the instrument, play with correct posture, get great tone, and eliminate tension and other impediments by using proper ... Read More
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Mike Marshall's Mandolin Fundamentals for All Players - DVD 2

Mike Marshall

Chords and Rhythm Studies

This encyclopedic chord lesson will provide hours of amazing practice sessions and should be in every mandolinist's DVD library. Mike Marshall's comprehensive, step-by-step method teaches you every chord in every position on the mandolin fretboard. Mike starts with the most basic chord shapes, then works his way through each possible inversion as you change positions and move up ... Read More
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Mike Marshall's Mandolin Fundamentals for All Players - Two-DVD Set

Mike Marshall

Two-DVD Set

Mike Marshall's Mandolin Fundamentals for All Players-DVD 1 Building Technique Through Exercises and Melodic Studies 75 minutes $29.95 Level All Mike Marshall's two-DVD set will benefit every mandolin player, from beginners to experienced professionals. He shows you how to become a better musician through proper technique, problem solving, and a systematic exercise regimen. Mike starts with ... Read More
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