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Teach Yourself To Play Mandolin - Book

Everything you need to know to start playing now!

By Dan Fox

Mandolin - Beginner
Everything you need to know to start playing now!. Mandolin Method or Supplement; Method/Instruction. Teach Yourself Series. Learn To Play and Folk. Instructional book. With lyrics, chord names, instructional text, instructional photos and mandolin chord chart. 72 pages. Alfred Music #00-14097. Published by Alfred Music (AP.14097).

Item Number: AP.14097

ISBN 9780739002865. 9x12 inches. English.

This book teaches you how to play the mandolin with an easy-to-follow approach that will have you playing instantly. Different strumming techniques help you play in any style including folk, bules, pop and country. Great songs like La Bamba, Greensleves, and When the Saints Go Marching In and many more are included with lyrics. Upon completion of thie book, you will be able to play your favorite songs on the mandolin, play with a musical group in many different styles and know how to read music.

About Teach Yourself Series

Be your own teacher, and let Alfred's Teach Yourself series guide you every step of the way. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Each method begins with basic fundamentals, such as hand position, holding the instrument, and getting acquainted with standard musical notation. Then move along to playing well-known songs -- all as you continue to increase your ever-growing ability to read music and understand your instrument. You will learn to play in an array of musical styles, including pop, blues, folk, and more. Alfred's Teach Yourself series opens up a brand-new world of musical knowledge and gives you everything you need to know to start playing now!

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  • February 21, 2008 Teach me how to play mandolin

    This book I did not quite understand and my spouse confused me even more, because I am not on his level of learning. It gets me flustered. But, I also purchased another book that worked quite well me ...though I do need to be more devoted to practicing.

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