Simon Mayor

Great Tunes for Mandolin ... And How to Play Them - Volume 2

by Simon Mayor
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Includes FREE audio download! Solos and duets for mandolin - music from four centuries including Bach, ragtime, Italian classical, Celtic and traditional tunes from around the world. 25 tunes in all, with notes on each tune. Note/tab, 63 pp.   More Details...

Tunes from the 17th Century

  • Hornpipe in E (melody) (Henry Purcell)
  • Hornpipe in E (harmony) (Henry Purcell)
  • Fanny Power (simple) (Turlough O'Carolan)
  • Fanny Power (advanced) (Turlough O'Carolan)
  • Minuet (melody) (J.S. Bach)
  • Minuet (harmony) (J.S Bach)
  • Badinerie (J.S Bach)
  • Concerto for Mandolin: Allegro (Mvt. 1) (Antonio Vivaldi)

Around the World

  • Jolly Beggarman (in A) (Irish trad)
  • Jolly Beggarman (in G) (Irish trad)
  • Cherokee Shuffle (melody) (American trad)
  • Cherokee Shuffle ("improvisation") (American trad)
  • Vuggetrall (part 1) (Norwegian trad)
  • Vuggetrall (part 2) (Norwegian trad)
  • Hunt the Squirrel (English trad)
  • Hora Pe Gheatsa (Romanian trad)

Syncopatin' Ragtime

  • The Entertainer (Scott Joplin)
  • Black & White Rag (George Botsford)
  • Beaumont Rag (American trad)
  • Taxi Horn Rag (Simon Mayor)

Raffaele Calace (1863-1934)... a few words

  • Bolero

Simon's Tunes

  • High Jump
  • Good Day, Bad Day
  • Sea Horses
  • Middlesmoor Waltz