School of Mandolin: Irish Mandolin
  • School of Mandolin: Irish Mandolin
  • School of Mandolin: Irish Mandolin

School of Mandolin: Irish Mandolin

by Joe Carr, Michael B. Gregory
     
 

This new manual, intended for beginners, contains all you need to begin playing authentic Irish jigs, reels, hornpipes and more on the mandolin. Starting with simple polkas and slides, 26 common session tunes are included. The tunes are all favorites allowing you to rapidly join the fun of session playing. A special section explains pick direction for authentic

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Overview

This new manual, intended for beginners, contains all you need to begin playing authentic Irish jigs, reels, hornpipes and more on the mandolin. Starting with simple polkas and slides, 26 common session tunes are included. The tunes are all favorites allowing you to rapidly join the fun of session playing. A special section explains pick direction for authentic jig picking. Included are instructions on basic Irish ornamentation for reels and jigs. The accompanying CD can be used for traditional by ear learning. Presented in mandolin tablature and standard musical notation.

  • Contains all you need to begin playing authentic Irish jigs, reels, hornpipes and more on the mandolin
  • Tunes are all favorites allowing you to rapidly join the fun of session playing
  • Special section explains pick direction for authentic jig picking
  • Includes instruction on basic Irish ornamentation

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786677788
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
02/19/2009
Series:
School of Series
Edition description:
Book and CD
Pages:
40
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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