Bluegrass Mandolin Picker's Tablature Songbook: 50 Old-Time Favorites for Mandolin-Family Instruments
- Easy-to-read tablature - no standard notation
- Full lyrics and chords for every song
- Multiple arrangements of each song in two different keys (G and C)
- Instructional lessons on reading tablature and playing included
- Great for beginners and more experienced pickers as well
Get ready to grab your mandolin and get busy pickin’! Author Ben “Gitty” Baker makes it easier than ever to play well-known Bluegrass and Old-Time songs on your mandolin-family instrument - whether you want to pick out the melody or strum the chords, and whether you are a complete beginner or more experienced.
The songs in this book are a mix of well-known traditional favorites from the Bluegrass and Old-Time genres of music. They have been recorded many times over the years by famous musicians like Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, Ricky Skaggs, Ralph Stanley and many more. So get tuned up, grab your picks and let’s have some fun!
Highlights include: · Angel Band · The Banks of the Ohio · Bile Them Cabbage Down · Buffalo Gals · Bury Me Beneath the illow · Camptown Races · Cotton Eye Joe · Crawdad Hole · Cripple Creek · Down In the River To Pray · Foggy Mountain Top · Footprints In the Snow · Going Down the Road Feeling Bad · Hard Times Come Again No More · Home On the Range · I Know You Rider · In the Pines · John Henry · Keep On the Sunny Side · Long Journey Home · Man of Constant Sorrow · The Maple On the Hill · New River Train · Nine pound Hammer · Oh, Susannah · Old Joe Clark · Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms · Sally Goodin · Shady Grove · Tom Dooley · Wayfaring Stranger · Wildwood Flower · Worried Man Blues ... and many more!