Mandolin Cafe News
D'Addario is proud to launch the new NS Micro Universal Tuner, the newest members of its clip-on tuner family. A tuner that is packed with features and designed to be seen at any angle, the NS Micro Universal Tuner features a reversible, multi-color display and metronome in a small, compact design.
July 18, 2014 - 6:15 pm
Peter Ostroushko and Sharon Gilchrist will lead an all-star mandolin instructor team for the Walker Creek Fall Music Camp held October 9-12 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.
July 15, 2014 - 11:15 am
Mel Bay Publications, Inc. has announced the availability of Bach's Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin Arranged in standard notation and tablature for mandolin, by Andrew Driscoll.
June 30, 2014 - 2:00 pm
ArtistWorks, the leading provider of interactive online music lessons, has teamed up with Mandolin Cafe to present a rare, live online workshop with world-renowned mandolin player, and ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass online teaching artist, Mike Marshall, July 9 at 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time/8:30 PM Eastern time
June 29, 2014 - 5:15 pm
Bluegrass banjo legend Alan Munde and mandolinist Billy Bright have combined talents for a new duet project entitled Bright Munde.
June 25, 2014 - 7:15 am
Music America Sales, a division of Hal Leonard Corporation has announced the publication of The Bob Dylan Mandolin Chord Songbook, a collection of some of his greatest hits complete with lyrics and easy-to-read chord diagrams.
June 18, 2014 - 9:30 am
Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs, Sam Bush, David Grisman, Railroad Earth, Del McCoury, Doyle Lawson, Sarah Jarosz, and The Wood Brothers are among the dozens of talented acts set to perform at Owensboro Kentucky's ROMP Festival, June 25-28.
June 16, 2014 - 10:00 pm
We interview Steve McCreary, General Manager of Collings Guitars and Mandolins for an update on the status of the new Collings Tenor Guitar introduced at this past Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, California.
June 10, 2014 - 7:30 am
Siminoff Banjo and Mandolin announce the official launch of their Straight Up Strings, balanced mandolin strings explained in a white paper published earlier on the Mandolin Cafe.
June 8, 2014 - 12:30 pm
The long-awaited premiere of a documentary produced by the International Bluegrass Music Museum takes place at 9:00 PM EDST on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 on Kentucky Educational Television. POWERFUL: Bill Monroe Remembered tells the poignant, riveting story of Ohio County, KY native Bill Monroe, Father of Bluegrass Music.
June 6, 2014 - 8:45 am
Roger Siminoff's paper on string tension with information dating back to the early publications Frets and Pickin' Magazines.
June 3, 2014 - 9:00 am
Mel Bay Publications, Inc. has announced the availability of Old-Time Favorites for Fiddle and Mandolin by Dan Levenson, a collection of 62 popular festival and jam session tunes.
May 31, 2014 - 1:15 pm
This collection of mandolin tunes by Gus Garelick features original compositions and arrangements of traditional tunes from around the world, 13 tunes in all, presented in standard notation and tablature.
May 26, 2014 - 11:00 am
Disney Songs for Mandolin is a new publication from Hal Leonard, a collection of 25 Disney classics in standard notation and tablature with with chord diagrams, chord symbols and lyrics.
May 11, 2014 - 12:45 pm
The Grascals founding member Danny Roberts is out with another outstanding solo recording entitled Nighthawk, set for release May 20.
May 8, 2014 - 12:30 pm
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