2nd Annual Marshall Mando Summit
Registration has opened for the 2nd Annual Marshall Mando Summit, August 9-12, a four-day experience with personalized instruction from Mike Marshall, Caterina Lichtenberg, Don Stiernberg, Darol Anger, and Don Julin, as well as performances from the artists.
Gibson Guitar is pronounced dead every few years, sure to never be again. Got it. Here's the latest with few surprises.
Everyone knows about our mandolin chord coffee mugs, but for guitar?
A brand new course coming from Peghead Nation: Bluegrass Mandolin Jam Favorites with Joe K. Walsh.
New smoking hot jazz from Emil Ernebro & Erik IgelstrÃ¶m on the Cafe MP3 page.
Hanging out for a few days at Folk Alliance International. Here's our activity report.
Kym Warner pays us a visit for Mandolin Mondays episode #111.
Please read: an open letter to the users of our Classifieds.
Ten most recent Classified Ads of 1215 current ads and 121136 since inception.
- 02/18: Banjo Accessories - Capos, Chords, And Theory For Beginners
- 02/18: Guitars - 2014 Martin HD28 1941 Authentic
- 02/18: Mandolin Accessories - WTB: Used Blue Chip CT55 Pick
- 02/18: CBOM - Guitar Body 'Bouzouki' (Irish Type)
- 02/18: Mandolins - Franzke F5 Varnish Finish $4,000 Shipped
- 02/18: Mandolins - 2009 Mowry - Blonde Birdseye Maple 2-Point
- 02/18: Mandolins - Girouard A5 Ensemble
- 02/18: Mandolins - Gibson A-9 (2003)
- 02/18: Mandolins - Gibson Mandolins - 1928 A
- 02/18: Accessories - Shadow Electronics Sh 965 NFx-B Nanoflex Upright Bass Pickup
- 02/18/18, 12:07 PM - One in, one out
- 02/18/18, 12:07 PM - Dobro versus National
- 02/18/18, 11:56 AM - Humanmade Strings ?
- 02/18/18, 11:55 AM - Language to Describe Sound
- 02/18/18, 11:54 AM - The Beatles on mandolin
- 02/18/18, 11:54 AM - February Jazz tune of the month: There Will Never Be Another You
- 02/18/18, 11:48 AM - Huge number of eBay Scam Listings
- 02/18/18, 11:47 AM - Tuning issue
- 02/18/18, 11:45 AM - Ping mandolin tuners
- 02/18/18, 11:37 AM - A Companion for my J Bovier Custom Shop: used Eastman 805, 905..?
- Scholarships Available for Music Camps North, Inc.
- 2nd Annual Marshall Mando Summit, August 9-12, 2018
- 2018 San Diego Classical Mandolin Camp
- New Music From Freddy Colt - Mandolinology
- Theory and Improvisation for the Modern Mandolinist, Volume 1
- Guitar & Mandolin Camp North Line-Up Announced for April 13-15
- Monroe Mandolin Camp Announces Video Scholarship Competitions
- Mandolin Orchestra of Kansas City Formed
- AMGuSS: The American Mandolin & Guitar School Returns June 25-30
- March Mandolin Festival 2018
- February 22-25 - Wintergrass Intensives, Bellevue, WA
- February 23-25 - Winter Weekend 2018, Moultonborough, NH
- February 24 - Memphis Mandolin Workshop, Collierville, TN
- February 24 - Gardner Winter Music Festival Mandolin Workshop, Morgantown, WV
- February 24 - International Bluegrass Museum Saturday Lessons, Owensboro, KY
- February 25 - Mar. 4 - 1st Mediterranean Mandolin and Guitar Accademia, Corse, France
- March 2-3 - Barcelona Bluegrass Camp, Barcelona, Spain
- March 2-4 - March Mandolin Festival, Concord, NH
- March 2-4 - Wernick Method Camp with Andy Lentz, Davis, CA
- March 2-4 - Wernick Method Camp with Scott Wilkins, Pembroke, MA
- 11/20/2017 - Emory Lester Interview
- 08/02/2017 - The 1988 Jethro Burns Interview
- 06/18/2016 - Jenni Lyn Gardner - Jenni Lyn Lights Up with Burn Another Candle
- 06/04/2017 - Bill Monroe Interview in Denver, Feb. 19, 1986
- 05/17/2017 - The Charlie Derrington Interview
- 05/14/2016 - Tim Connell Interview
- 05/08/2017 - Bill Monroe on the Farm Interview
- 04/30/2017 - Bill Monroe Receives his Mandolin from Gibson - The Video
- 03/14/2017 - A Brief History of Evening Prayer Blues
- 02/27/2017 - Rising Brazilian Mandolinist Elisa Meyer
Ten most recent Mandolin Monday Videos. Bookmark page with this tab open.
- Episode #111: Kym Warner - M'Lady Nancy/Sapporo
- Episode #110: Mike Compton - Colored Piece
- Episode #109: David Benedict - Twisty Jigs
- Episode #108: Ted Eschliman - Our Love is Here to Stay
- Episode #107: Marilynn Mair - Gaucho
- Episode #106: Nick Dumas - Fish Caught a Bird
- Episode #105: Josh Rilko - Lost Girl
- Episode #104: David Benedict - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
- Episode #103: Scott Napier - Under the Audubon
- Episode #102: Isaac Eicher - Original Composition
This Day In History
February 18, 1896,
Giovanni Battista Maldura awarded U.S. Patent #554828 for improvements in mandolin bridge design.
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Mandolin Cafe Events Calendar for February 18, 2018
Prominent classical music blog Slipped Disc asks, "When did you last hear a mandolin concerto?"
At Mel Bay: 15% off all titles through February 19 with Discount Code MB15.
Back in stock at Elderly after running out: Masters of the Mandolin - 130 of the Greatest Bluegrass and Newgrass Solos.
Music Camps North announce scholarships for Guitar & Mandolin Camp North.