Mel Bay Presents 50 Tunes for Mandolin
Traditional, Old Time, Bluegrass & Celtic Solos : Volume 1Book - 2004
50 Tunes Volume 1 for Mandolin is one book in a 5-book series. The 50 Tunes series is a collection of Bluegrass, Old Time and Celtic tunes for ensembles, families and individuals. This book contains the same 50 tunes as those found in the other 4 books of the series, but carefully designed for the mandolin.The melodies in this book range from simple to advanced. Many tunes contain a harmony part to match the melody. 50 Tunes Volume 1 for Mandolin is designed for flatpicking on the mandolin. Flatpicking is a style, prevalent in Celtic and Bluegrass music which features fast soloing with a single, flat pick. All parts are written in mandolin tablature and standard notation. Companion CDs included. Tunes recorded by full band, not all instruments featured in every song.
Publisher: Pacific, Mo. : Mel Bay, c2004.
Characteristics: 183 p. of music :,ill. ;,30 cm. +,3 compact discs (digital ; 12 cm.)