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Learning the Mandolin?
Mandolins are pretty easy to learn. They are great melody instruments...fun improvising. Plenty of stuff on youtube about beginning mandolin to get you started too. Being primarily a melody instrument, you will want...
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Learning to play mandolin?
I teach ukulele, guitar, mandolin, dulcimer and zither at Bellarmine University and...the first four strings of the guitar. The mandolin's fretboard is smaller than a ukulele, has...
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What s the difference between a mandolin and a mandola?
A mandolin is a small, plucked, stringed musical instrument, descended... Indian classical music and Indian light music, the mandolin is likely to be tuned to E-B-E-...
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Does anyone know anything about the mandolin, its history - especially during the Middle Ages?
Mandolins evolved from the lute family in Italy during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries... to the first lute appearing in the thirteenth century. The history of the lute and the mandolin are intertwined from this point. The lute gained a fifth course by the fifteenth...
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Mandolin or Banjo?
I play both mandolin and banjo, and I'd have to say that they're both... of the tune they're playing. Mandolin is tuned in fifths the same as a violin...
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Is a Mandolin a respected instrument (like the violin)?
The mandolin is not only respected as the violin is, they share the same... De Gambas had frets The best mandolin you can buy depends on the type of music you want to ply. Some of the...
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Mandolin Help?
I play both guitar and mandolin, and strangely enough, I find myself stretching my left hand...39; in a bluegrass band. I do love playing melodic lines on the mandolin, more so than on guitar; the layout of the instrument (smaller frets and...
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What are some main differences between an ukulele and a mandolin?
A Mandolin has the same tuning as a Violin, (G-D-A...single string for each note and those strings are Vinyl. the Mandolin has more range and is quite a bit louder than the Ukulele...
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how much for a decent mandolin?
For a decent mandolin, you should get an hand carve solid top mandolin and preferably the same for the sides...about looks (as far as f-style or a-style) you should go with an A-style mandolin as you will get more bang for your buck. It is good that you...
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Whats is the connection with the Violin and the Mandolin?
The violin and mandolin have the same strings (the mandolin doubles them) G...low one or a one down, you simply have a first fret. there used to be mandolin orchestras (my uncle was in one) just as there were string...
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