Mandolin Cafe News
The Munier Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra (MMGO) has announced the release of Illumination, their first recording in nearly 40 years.
March 6, 2015 - 9:30 am
Peghead Nation has announced a special Deering Goodtime banjo and other prizes as part of their celebration as the newest destination for roots-based music education on the internet.
March 3, 2015 - 12:45 pm
The 2015 San Diego Classical Mandolin Camp, led by classical mandolinist and educator Chris Acquavella, will take place July 27 - August 2, 2015 at the centrally located Crowne Plaza Hotel, San Diego, California.
March 1, 2015 - 5:30 pm
The Hal Leonard Corporation has announced the publication of The Mighty Mandolin Chord Songbook. This collection includes lyrics, chord symbols, and mandolin chord diagrams for 100 pop, rock and folk favorites.
February 12, 2015 - 8:15 pm
New camp managers and owners Mike Kropp and Richard Pertz have announced the full line-up for this year's Mandolin Camp North as April 17-19, 2015 at the Prindle Pond Conference Center.
February 10, 2015 - 7:30 pm
The Hal Leonard Corporation has announced the publication of Gypsy Swing: Mandolin Play-Along Volume 5 by Mike Cramer. This Mandolin Play-Along Series is designed to help you play some of the classics of gypsy jazz by following written music and listening to the CD to hear how the mandolin should sound, and then play along using the separate backing tracks.
February 6, 2015 - 8:30 am
July 5-10, 2015, bluegrass fans will descend on Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada for a new and exciting educational experience when The Old School Bluegrass Camp holds their inaugural session.
February 2, 2015 - 4:45 pm
In alliance with New York City based Vox Novus, the Austin Mandolin Orchestra will present a Fifteen-Minutes-of-Fame concert at Blackerby Recital Hall on March 8, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
February 1, 2015 - 1:15 pm
Author, musician and mandolin instructor Willy Minnix has announced the release of his new book Mandolin Dead Man's Tuning Vol. 2: English, Scottish and Irish Ballads.
January 31, 2015 - 3:30 pm
Rural Rhythm Records has announced a February 3 release of a self-titled solo recording by Cody Shuler.
January 30, 2015 - 6:30 am
Internationally acclaimed mandolin player and educator Brian Oberlin will lead this year's mandolin track at the Julian Music Camp, held April 8-12 in Julian, California.
January 26, 2015 - 9:45 pm
Deutsche Grammophon has announced a February 25, 2015 release for Avi Avital's newest project, Vivaldi. On the recording Avital pays homage to the sounds of Venice and beloved composer of the Italian Baroque, Antonio Vivaldi.
January 18, 2015 - 5:30 pm
Folk Alliance International will host their Winter Music Camp February 19-21 at the Sheraton Crown Center Hotel as part of the 27th Annual International Folk Alliance Conference.
January 12, 2015 - 1:00 am
Homespun Music Instruction has announced the publication of The Art of the Tremolo featuring internationally-renowned classical mandolinist Caterina Lichtenberg with special guest Mike Marshall.
January 8, 2015 - 9:45 am
Grammy winning Americana artist Tim O'Brien will launch his new download label Short Order Sessions on January 6. Available on all digital music outlets including iTunes and Amazon, the label's debut release is Brush My Teeth With Coca-Cola, a humorous look at the Freedom Industries chemical spill one year ago that contaminated the water supply of 300K West Virginia residents.
January 5, 2015 - 9:45 am
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