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Apr-08-2004, 11:07pm
hi guys

I have been playing the Mandolin for just about a year Celtic stuff manely but would love to try my hand at Bluegrass can ya sugest an easy tune or tunes to get my teeth into please..........

Thanks in advance ................I blame Dan Tyminski for this lol http://www.mandolincafe.net/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/mandosmiley.gif

Coy Wylie
Apr-08-2004, 11:13pm
Get a basic bluegrass book & CD combo and go to work. I like Sam Bush' set. It really got me started. As for tunes, the standards for starting out are stuff like "Bile Them Cabbage Down," "Soldier's Joy" and "Banks of the Ohio" to name a few.

Apr-09-2004, 10:18am
Kaufman's Four Hour Bluegrass Workout " give you 49 fiddle tunes with band to play with - and has two speeds..