Bob Grant: Rockin' Mandolin

Books and CDs | Mandolin

Publisher: Amsco Publications
Author: Bob Grant
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor
The bright and distinctive sound of the Mandolin is more popular than ever in the rock and pop hits of the charts - this unique tutorial will show you how to incorporate the instrument into your own songwriting.

Learn how to back up a melody, write and perform a solo, and jam in a variety of styles. The topics covered include:
  • Equipment
  • Choosing an instrument
  • Pickups
  • Amplifiers
  • Effects
  • Rhythm Playing
  • Doubling the snare
  • Doubling the guitar
  • Playing backup
  • Soloing
  • Harmonics
  • Scales
  • Double stops
  • Crosspicking
  • Tremolo
  • The slide

An accompanying CD puts all the lessons into context by allowing you to hear exactly how it should all sound.
ISBN: 9781844492480
Skill Level: Easy Explain this
Published on: 14 April 2006
No of pages: 48
Language: English
Catalogue No: AM978681

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