Mandolin Cafe News
We pay a visit to Carter Vintage Guitars of Nashville, owned and operated by vintage instrument power couple Walter and Christie Carter.
March 3, 2014 - 2:00 pm
The 2014 Monroe-Style Mandolin Camp with Mike Compton as director will be held September 4-7, 2014 at Camp Marymount, 1318 Fairview Blvd., Fairview, Tennessee. The city of Fairview is 28 miles from the Nashville Airport.
February 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm
The Music Link Corporation has announced the availability of The Loar LM-590-MS mandolin, a solid hand-carved instrument in a resonant thin satin finish with ultra-clean aesthetics.
February 24, 2014 - 4:00 pm
Into The True Country is the title of a collection of all original instrumental compositions by mandolinist David Benedict.
February 22, 2014 - 9:15 am
John Reischman, John Mailander, Keith Yoder, Luke Abbott and Morgan Cochneuer will lead an all-star mandolin instructor team for the Walker Creek Spring Music Camp held April 11-14 on the grounds of the Walker Creek Ranch, located in the rolling hills of West Marin County between Petaluma and Tomales Bay, about an hour drive north of the San Francisco.
February 18, 2014 - 4:30 pm
The Julian Acoustic Music Camp will be held April 9-13, 2014 in Julian, California and features an all-star line-up for all instruments including Sharon Gilchrist on mandolin.
February 16, 2014 - 8:00 pm
Mike Marshall and the Turtle Island Quartet is the title of a new release from five of the most versatile string players of our time, set for release on March 18, 2014. Their first album together embodies the joyous, eclectic spirit of American string master Grammy-nominated Mike Marshall and Grammy-winning Turtle Island Quartet.
February 11, 2014 - 10:00 pm
Back In Time is the debut recording of The Vintage Mandolin Quartet composed of Rob Haines on mandolin family instruments, John Hedgecoth on mandocello, Ron de la Vega on bass and William "Tiger" Fitzhugh on guitars.
February 10, 2014 - 9:00 pm
The 2014 San Diego Classical Mandolin Camp, led by classical mandolinist and educator Chris Acquavella, will take place July 14-20, 2014 at the centrally located Crowne Plaza in San Diego, California.
February 9, 2014 - 6:15 pm
Mel Bay Publications, Inc. has announced a month-long sweepstakes culminating in 3 lucky winners receiving a copy of Don Stiernberg's newly published Jazz Mandolin Appetizers Book/CD Set and a copy of Suzanna Barnes' Mandolin Arpeggio Chart.
February 7, 2014 - 7:30 am
Mel Bay Publications, Inc. has announced the availability of Mandolin Arpeggio Chart by Suzanna Barnes.
February 4, 2014 - 11:30 am
Fender Musical Instruments Corporation has announced the availability of their new Fender Mando-Strat 8 Mandolin, on display at this past week's 2014 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California.
January 30, 2014 - 9:45 am
The Loar introduces the Grassroots Series - two all-new mandolins for 2014 that are carefully crafted to deliver high-end sound in a low-key package.
January 28, 2014 - 9:15 pm
An Englishman in New York is a collection of John Dowland lute repertoire just released by New York City based mandolinist Joe Brent and Israel based Alon Sariel who doubled on lute in addition to mandolin.
January 27, 2014 - 7:15 am
New York based mandolinist Joe Brent interviews Avi Avital on the heels of his Carnegie Hall debut and newly released recording Between Worlds.
January 20, 2014 - 5:30 pm
Last Updated: September 30th, 2014 - 8:23 am