All About Lead Mandolin!

Sam Bush

Fiddle Tunes, Rags, Waltzes, Solos and Variations

A modern-day mandolin master shows you how to play melodies, improvise variations and step out and take a hot lead solo. He teaches a variety of tunes in different keys and styles, from straight bluegrass to contemporary originals. Sam helps you build your technique with warm-ups, scales, drills and a unique callous-building exercise. He addresses how to improve speed, play ... Read More

All About Rhythm Mandolin!

Sam Bush

Chops, Strums, Timing, Accents and Accompaniments

Sam Bush's rhythm playing is without peer in the world of the mandolin - part bluegrass, part reggae, part rock 'n' roll. Here, he shows all aspects of his style: Chopping, strumming, accenting, damping, subdividing beats, keeping good time and more. The art of rhythm mandolin starts with Bill Monroe, and Sam passes along powerful insights into "getting your chop ... Read More

All About Rhythm Mandolin! and All About Lead Mandolin! - Two-Videos

Sam Bush
Sam Bush offers a fantastic wealth of material on these two DVDs - more than three hours of tunes, songs, exercises, warm-ups, ideas, advice and playing tips! Read More

All Star Bluegrass Jam Along for Mandolin

Matt Flinner with David Grier, Todd Phillips

Here is a fabulous collection of twenty-one "must know" bluegrass songs and instrumentals, created especially for learning players by some of the world's top bluegrass artists. Each of the five book/CDs in this new series highlights one of the instruments of a standard Bluegrass band. This one features the spectacular mandolin playing of Matt Flinner. Matt plays two ... Read More

Bluegrass Jamming - The Complete Set

Pete Wernick

Get all three levels!

Get all three levels today and SAVE! Pete Wernick gathered an all-professional bluegrass band to provide back-up, tips, instruction and advice for learning bluegrass pickers. Whether you play guitar, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, dobro or bass, these lessons will give you the encouragement and skills to start playing in jam sessions. Play along on more than fifty bluegrass standards! Read More

Bluegrass Mandolin Solos That Every Parking Lot Picker Should Know - Series Two

Steve Kaufman
Steve Kaufman has created another winner! Learning mandolin players have been clamoring for more tunes to improve their technique, build their repertoire and help them shine at jam sessions. Now, Steve has put together six more hours of instruction at a variety of levels plus back-up tracks, advice and more! Steve's amazing "Parking Lot Pickers" series covers levels from ... Read More

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

Learn To Play Blues Mandolin - Two-Video 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

Mandolin Hymns

Butch Baldassari
Learn to play Butch Baldassari's renditions of fifteen stirring and uplifting traditional hymns by following along with the music and tablature. The CD features Butch Baldassari on mandolin, mandola and octave mandolin, accompanied by some of the luminaries of the Nashville bluegrass scene. Fiddlers Stuart Duncan, Aubry Haynie and Andrea Zonn, guitarist Robert Bowlin, bassists Dennis Crouch and Mike ... Read More

Mike Marshall's Arpeggio Workout for Mandolin

Mike Marshall

An Interactive Play-Along Session For Tonality and Improvisation

Mandolin master Mike Marshall is an engaging instructor with a unique (and fun) teaching perspective. He provides a personal back-up band throughout this DVD so you can play along as you work out your licks, solos and improvisations. Along the way, he teaches music fundamentals, improves your fingerboard technique and helps you develop the tools to improvise on-the-spot solos. Arpeggios ... Read More

Sam Bush Teaches Mandolin: Book/Audio

Sam Bush

Repertoire and Technique

This attractive book has a code inside that gives you computer access to the audio portion of this product. Take a mandolin lesson from the man Alison Krauss called "... absolutely one of the finest musicians to exist in the history of the world." On this in-depth CD lesson, Sam Bush teaches complete solos to eight traditional and original tunes, each ... Read More

The Mandolin and Bouzouki of Tim O'Brien

Tim O'Brien

Playing Celtic, Bluegrass and Contemporary Songs

Tim O'Brien's artistry is unique, crossing boundaries between bluegrass, old time, Irish, country and folk music styles. His heartfelt singing, instrumental virtuosity and profound songwriting have put him at the very pinnacle of today's acoustic performers. Tim O'Brien's course will be a boon to mandolin and bouzouki (octave mandolin) players who want to improve their ... Read More
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