Mandolin Mondays - An Interview with David Benedict
Nashville based mandolinist David Benedict has been making a splash on the mandolin scene as one of the most exciting new talents. Host of the popular series "Mandolin Mondays" we hope you'll enjoy learning more about him as much as we did preparing this feature interview with him.
We're a sponsor of the John Hartford Good'le Days in Kansas City, May 25.
A bit of John Hartford visits David Benedict's Mandolin Mondays #18.
Latest issue of the official IBMA newsletter can be read right here.
Bad story image, great show: Thistle And Shamrock: Mando Banjo Magic from May 2, 2012.
Stolen: custom prototype mandolin made by Kenny Williams near Livermore, Calif.
Register now for the Nashville Mandolin Camp. Two spots remain.
Ten most recent Classified Ads of 1082 total.
- 05/04: Guitars - 1964 Gibson J-200 (With Demo Video)
- 05/04: Mandolins - 2016 Northfield Big Mon - Mint/New Condition
- 05/04: Guitars - WTB: Djp Sj-1
- 05/04: Other - Sarod By Hemen Sen
- 05/04: Mandolins - Tolley A-5 - Engelmann, Waverlys, One-Piece Back
- 05/04: Mandolins - Antique 8 String Bowlback Mandolin From The Late 1940's
- 05/04: Mandolins - Breedlove OO Natural Mandolin
- 05/04: Mandolins - Used Kentucky KM-675 F-Style
- 05/04: Accessories - WTB Screw For Tuner
- 05/04: Guitars - Martin 1986 HD-28 Brazilian
- 05/05/16, 12:46 AM - Gibson Replica?
- 05/05/16, 12:31 AM - Trouble with double stops
- 05/05/16, 12:30 AM - Taran "Springwell" mandolin by luthier Rory Dowling
- 05/05/16, 12:30 AM - DVD - Bill Monroe Style Mandolin
- 05/05/16, 12:15 AM - For Vinyl enthusiasts
- 05/05/16, 12:01 AM - Thumb Position
- 05/04/16, 11:47 PM - Samuel Seigel
- 05/04/16, 11:34 PM - Learn New Tunes or Second Breaks?
- 05/04/16, 11:13 PM - The Traveling Pick Sampler - Anyone Interested?
- 05/04/16, 11:04 PM - Hello, I'm new.
- Folk Alliance International Presents John Hartford's Good'le Days
- Mandolin Mondays - An Interview with David Benedict
- New Music from Julien Martineau - Paradis Latin
- The Murphy Method Adds Mandolin Camp To Lineup
- New Music from Don Stiernberg - Good Numbers
- New from Mel Bay - World Music for Mandolin Made Easy
- Roger Siminoff Announces Retirement
- Barry Mitterhoff to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award
- Carlo Aonzo Trio - A Mandolin Journey
- John Goodin's The North Georgia Hills for Mandolin Orchestra
- May 5-8 - Bluegrass Camp Germany, Fischbachau, Germany
- May 6-8 - Wernick Method Jam Camp with Maggie Bilby, Jackson, MI
- May 6-8 - FiddleStar Adult Camp (includes mandolin), Goodletsville, TN
- May 7 - It's All in the Right Hand - a Don Julin Workshop, Lansing, MI
- May 7-21 - Wernick Method Jam class with Ellen Carlson, Nottingham, NH
- May 9-12 - Wernick Method Jam camp with Ira Gitlin, Gettysburg, PA
- May 10 - It's All In The Right Hand - A Mandolin Workshop by Don Julin, Lawrence, KS
- May 11 - Jamming for Dummies: Everyone Can Improvise! With Don Julin, Kansas City, MO
- May 12 - Mandolin Classes at Jalopy Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
- May 18-22 - Ghost Ranch Bluegrass Camp, Abiquiu, NM
- 05/01/2016 - Mandolin Mondays - An Interview with David Benedict
- 03/09/2016 - The Rise of Marla Fibish
- 02/28/2016 - Rarities and Lutherie Tango at Gryphon Stringed Instruments
- 01/21/2016 - Sierra Hull Weighted Mind Interview
- 11/15/2015 - Looking Forward with Sarah Jarosz
- 10/25/2015 - Aaron Weinstein On His Mandolin Chord Melody System
- 10/15/2015 - Mandolin Brothers Seeking New Owner
- 07/19/2015 - The Caleb Klauder Interview
- 07/06/2015 - Sierra Hull Retraces Her Bluegrass Roots
- 04/05/2015 - The Joe K. Walsh Interview
This Day In History
May 5, 1935,
The Carter Family recorded their first cuts for ARC.
» More history
Mandolin Cafe Events Calendar for May 5, 2016
Funny: this Don Julin Improv 101 Mandolin Workshop video.
Our Forum members sharing out their collection of Lloyd Loar images.