Roots and Blues Mandolin

by Steve James
sku: 49-696443
Book with online audio. The unmistakable voice of the mandolin has been heard from the earliest incarnations of blues to the contemporary roots music revival. Now learn the essentials of the style by playing 13 classic tunes. Covers: tuning & basic technique, blue notes & tremolo, songs in G, changing keys, moving to A, open tuning & slide mandolin, more. Songs include: "Corrina," "Dupree Blues," "Florida Blues," "Short'nin' Bread," "Trouble in Mind," more. Great for guitarists who want to learn to double on mandolin, or mandolin players who want to add blues to their repertoire. Complete set of audio tracks available as a free download. Note/tab. 45 pp.   More Details...

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  • Corrina
  • Dupree Blues
  • Florida Blues
  • Short'nin' Bread
  • Trouble in Mind
  • You Don't Know My Mind
  • Careless Love
  • Gambler's Blues
  • Mandolin Boogie
  • Blues in A
  • Slide Mandolin
  • Slow Blues (in D, G & E)
  • Double-Stop Blues