The Mandolin Song Book by Brad Laird is a book and audio CD of tabs and jam tracks for 27 great mandolin songs. The song list covers a variety of styles including Bluegrass, Old-Time Fiddle tunes, plus Celtic and American folk songs. Each song teaches a mandolin arrangement written in tablature and standard notation. There are 32 different breaks covering 27 songs. On the Audio CD, the tunes are played slowly and then at a medium tempo with rhythm guitar. This is a great next step for anyone who has worked through our Mandolin Basics DVD. The Mandolin Song Book also includes eight interesting mandolin articles and two pages of mandolin chord charts. $14.95
You can also purchase a downloadable version of this product.
Full Song List:
Amazing Grace, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Caledonian Laddie, Dixie, Dusty Miller, Fisher's Hornpipe, Forked Deer, Greensleeves, Greensleeves Jig, Jenny Lynn, Laird's March (Duet), Liberty, Man of Constant Sorrow (from Oh Brother Where Art Thou?), Mississippi Sawyer (two versions), Nine Pound Hammer (two keys), Old Joe Clark (two versions), Over the Waterfall, Pig in the Pen, Pigeon Hill, Rickett's Hornpipe, Shady Grove (Minor version), Shady Grove (Major version), Silver Dollar Hornpipe, Sittin' On Top of the World (two keys), Takin' The Shortcut Home, What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor?, and When Johnny Comes Marching Home.
|Red Haired Boy||Old Joe Clark|
|Banks of the Ohio||Greensleeves|
|Bury Me Beneath the Willow||Mississippi Sawyer|
|Fair and Tender Ladies||Sally Goodin|
|Whiskey Before Breakfast||Laird's March (Duet)|
|Blackberry Blossom||Old Time Roots|
|Salt Creek||The Mandolin Song Book|
|Cripple Creek||Bluegrass Fakebook|
|Sittin' On Top of the World|