Mandolin Cafe News
Adam Steffey is out with a spectacular new project that blends progressive bluegrass mandolin with old time music. In this feature interview with Adam we learned more about his choice of mandolins and the motivation behind the new recording entitled New Primitive.
June 18, 2013 - 7:30 am
The Asheville Celtic Mandolin Collection is a new publication authored by W. R. Kurczak that consists of 50 Celtic fiddle tunes arranged for mandolin. The tunes are set as you would find them in a local Irish traditional session session.
June 9, 2013 - 6:30 pm
The Hal Leonard Corporation has announced the publication of Pop Hits: Mandolin Play-Along Volume 3, a Book/CD combination educational collection.
June 7, 2013 - 9:15 am
The 2013 Klamath River MandoJam and workshops will be held August 23-25, at the Sandy River Ranch and Nursery in Orleans, California.
June 6, 2013 - 8:15 am
Don Stiernberg returns with a spectacular new collection of ten original compositions and two standards with vocals on Mandoboppin! On the project Don and company cover swing, bop, and Latin jazz tunes featuring acoustic mandolin, guitar, piano, bass and drums.
June 2, 2013 - 2:00 pm
The 8th Annual Grand Targhee Music Camp will be held August 5-8 at the Grand Targhee Resort the week preceding the 26th Annual Grand Targhee Bluegrass Festival.
June 1, 2013 - 9:45 am
Nebraska Furniture Mart, one of the world's largest shopping environs, owned by Omaha investor Warren Buffett (of Berkshire Hathaway) has announced the addition of the NFM-EM Mandolin to the store's complete line of indoor and outdoor products for the home.
May 31, 2013 - 9:30 am
The Mandolin Store has received a designation as one of the Top 100 music instrument and product retailers in the world by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM).
May 30, 2013 - 3:00 pm
The Mandolin Symposium celebrates its tenth year of bringing together instructors and students from around the globe to study the mandolin and its music at the beautiful campus of the University of Santa Cruz in California June 24-28, 2013.
May 26, 2013 - 4:30 pm
Collings Guitars and Mandolin is excited to introduce the new MF Deluxe mandolin. Based on their popular MF model, the MF Deluxe combines premium tonewoods, meticulous workmanship and striking upgraded aesthetics that are sure to stand out on stage.
May 25, 2013 - 11:15 am
Jim Richter has announced the release of two new recordings containing a total of 40 tunes, 20 on each recording: In-Tuition Blues and In-Tuition Mandopoly. Created for two very interesting reasons we support!
May 22, 2013 - 10:00 am
Marla Fibish and Bruce Victor have released a recording of mandolin and guitar tracks entitled Noctambule - Travel in the Shadows.
May 21, 2013 - 8:30 am
The 24th Annual NimbleFingers Bluegrass and Old Time Workshop and Festival in beautiful Sorrento will be held here with workshops running August 18-23 and August 25-30. It's an incredible opportunity to immerse yourself in music and be inspired by world class musicians.
May 15, 2013 - 11:30 am
Caterina Lichtenberg has announced she will be accepting a limited number of private students between May 14 and September 14, 2013 at which time she will be living in the San Francisco Bay Area.
May 13, 2013 - 9:30 am
Brazilian bandolim master Hamilton De Holanda has released yet another brilliant project entitled Trio with support from Thiago da Serrinha on percussion and Andre Vasconcellos on bass.
April 30, 2013 - 6:30 pm
Last Updated: June 18th, 2013 - 8:25 am