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Mandolin Highlights

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Mayor, Simon - THE ART OF MANDOLIN
2014 - "A portrait of the mandolin across four centuries: newly arranged classics, rags, dances, airs and original music featuring the mandolin, mandola and mandocello." Mayor originals plus ..more... - out-of-stock, more coming soon
sku: ACS-CD065 CD .. $14.95
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Marshall & the Turtle Island Quartet, Mike - MIKE MARSHALL & THE TURTLE ISLAND QUARTET
2014 - The ever-adventurous Marshall - and his mandolin and mandocello - join forces with violinists David Balakrishnan and Mads Tolling, cellist Mark Summer and Michigan's own Jeremy Kittel on ..more...
sku: AM-CD1083 CD .. $14.95
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Henderson, Wayne & Max - RUGBY, VA.
2014 - Recorded in 1995, never released until now! Noted picker, guitar maker and National Heritage Award honoree Wayne with his mandolin-playing brother Max on 12 tunes, tracked at Wayne's ..more...
sku: MMB-CD159 CD .. $13.95
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Nickel Creek - A DOTTED LINE
2014 - The dynamic acoustic trio of Chris Thile, Sean Watkins, and Sara Watkins return with their first album in nine years. The release is a mix of co-written material, along with a tune by ..more...
sku: NONE-CD541944 CD .. $15.95
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Mindte, Tom - SOMETHING I'VE BEEN WORKING ON
2014 - Label chief and perennial sideman Mindte steps out with a solo mandolin album! 13 tunes - some originals, some traditional chestnuts, tunes from mentors Buzz Busby and Bill Monroe and ..more...
sku: PATUX-CD242 CD .. $14.95
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Featured Mandolin Books:

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MANDOLIN FROM SCRATCH by Bruce Emery
SALE! SAVE $2.50! What every player needs to get up and playing as soon as possible. Bluegrass, Old-time, Celtic and Folk enthusiasts will learn about chords and chord families first, and ..more...
sku: 578-19 .. list $16.50 ours $14.00
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JUST FOR FUN: BRITISH INVASION: MANDOLIN
New! 12 songs from the 1st wave of moptops & mods: The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Kinks, The Beatles, others.
sku: 20-42568 $14.99
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OLD-TIME COUNTRY MANDOLIN taught by Mike Seeger
Book/CD pack. Starts off with the basics, such as how to hold the pick and the proper way to fret the notes, then covers more advanced techniques including melody playing with tremolo, sliding ..more...
sku: 300-551 $19.95
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BUTCH BALDASSARI'S APPALACHIAN MANDOLIN with David Schnaufer, dulcimer
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Book/CD pack. 14 traditional Appalachian songs and dances as played and arranged by Butch Baldassari and the late dulcimer master, David Schnaufer. The ..more...
sku: 300-598 $19.95
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RENAISSANCE MUSIC FOR MANDOLIN by Allan Alexander
Book/CD pack. 26 catchy tunes, including lute pieces, that lay well on the fingerboard. "Bransle," "Der Judentanz," "Nonesuch," "La Volta," "Ronde," "Greensleeves," "The Cobbler's Hornpipe," ..more...
sku: 512-40 $18.95
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BAKER'S DOZEN - A COLLECTION OF MANDOLIN TUNES by Gus Garelick
New! Each original tune is an exercise in a particular style or technique: Bluegrass, cross-picking, jazz mandolin, Italian Ballo Liscio, more.
sku: 781-1 $15.00
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MANDOLIN FINGERING CHART
New! Features a diagram showing every note on every string of the mandolin neck, plus tuning notes, reading tablature, common techniques, useful chord shapes and a photo/diagram showing all the parts of the mandolin.
sku: 01-942871 $5.99
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OLD-TIME FAVORITES FOR FIDDLE AND MANDOLIN by Dan Levenson
New! Book/2-CD set. More tunes to play at festivals, jams or just sittin' at home with a friend or two. 62 more tunes with both basic and advanced standard notation lines with suggested chords as well as a "mandolin" tablature.
sku: 02-30225BCD $34.99
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OLD TIME STRING BAND MUSIC FOR MANDOLIN by Joseph Weidlich
New! Book/CD pack. This collection gives mandolinists the opportunity to learn over 70 old-time period songs recorded mostly by Ernest Stoneman, or the duo Grayson & Whitter, during the 1920s and early 1930s.
sku: 49-128131 $19.99
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ASAP IRISH MANDOLIN - LEARN HOW TO PLAY THE IRISH WAY by Doc Rossi
New! Book/CD pack. For mandolin players who want to improve their technique, develop ideas and learn new repertoire. Tunes have been arranged by genre and in order of difficulty.
sku: 49-128349 $19.99
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DISNEY SONGS FOR MANDOLIN
New! 25 classic melodies from Disney's finest productions over the years presented in arrangements for mandolin. "The Bare Necessities," "Be Our Guest," "Circle of Life," "Colors of the Wind," "Go the Distance," "Heigh-Ho," "It's a Small World," more.
sku: 49-701904 $12.99
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Featured Mandolin Videos

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DVD - BUTCH BALDASSARI'S BLUEGRASS MANDOLIN WORKSHOP - A COMPLETE GUIDE FOR LEARNING PLAYERS
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Butch has distilled his popular workshops into one jam-packed DVD that takes you from bare-bone basics to intermediate material in a single lesson. He ..more...
sku: 300-DVD142 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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DVD - GREAT MANDOLIN LESSONS - LEARN FROM NINE MASTER PLAYERS taught by Butch Baldassari, Sam Bush, Mike Marshall, Tim O'Brien, Norman Blake, Steve James, Jesse McReynolds, Ronnie McCoury and Chris Thile
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. The nine powerful lessons on this DVD, compiled from Homespun's library of lessons, represent mandolin instruction at its very best. Each segment, taught by ..more...
sku: 300-DVD372 .. list $24.95 ours $22.45
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DVD - ADAM STEFFEY - MY APPROACH TO BLUEGRASS MANDOLIN
2-DVD set. The 5-time IBMA winner's first instructional product. Acutab's John Lawless leads him on a discussion of chop rhythm, right hand attack, note spacing, tone/volume, practicing, ..more...
sku: 405-DVD13 $50.00
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DVD - SUPER MANDOLIN PICKING TECHNIQUES by Joe Carr
Carr, bluegrass mandolin master, reveals his techniques for super fast, strong, and accurate picking. Play-along exercises concentrate on alternating, combination and consecutive down picking. ..more...
sku: 02-DVD95998 $14.95
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DVD - BILL MONROE STYLE MANDOLIN taught by Christopher Henry
Chris (son of Murphy and Red Henry) teaches five Monroe style tunes note-by-note: "Big Mon," "Bluegrass Breakdown," "Raw Hide," "Wheel Hoss," and a bluesy break to "Man of Constant Sorrow." ..more...
sku: 285-DVD144 $29.95
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DVD - LEARN TO PLAY BLUES MANDOLIN taught by Steve James with John Sebastian on guitar and 6-string banjo
We can order this for you or you can DOWNLOAD IT NOW! Just click one of the download links below. The mandolin is gaining popularity as a blues instrument and as the backbone of old-time string ..more... - available as a special order -- normally ships within 7-10 days
sku: 300-DVD117 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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DVD - RHYTHM TUNE UP with John McGann
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Playing with good time is fundamental to making good music. McGann shows you how to understand the basics of rhythm, use the metronome to perfect your ..more...
sku: 618-DVD1 .. list $19.95 ours $17.95
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Here's a bunch of specially-selected stuff for the Mandolin enthusiast.
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Featured Mandolin New Instruments:

also see our full listing of new Mandolin Family Instruments and our full listing of vintage and used Mandolin Family Instruments


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* ELDERLY INSTRUMENTS MANDOLIN OUTFIT
Everything you need to begin and you save over $60.00. The mandolin is a tremendously versatile instrument that shows up in a lot of music. If you find yourself saying, "I want to play that" ..more...
sku: DEAL4 $299.00
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NORTHFIELD WORKSHOP S-SERIES F5S MANDOLIN WITH CASE, SATIN SUNBURST FINISH AND IVOROID BINDING
Handcrafted quality and superb tone coupled with affordability. Features standard, all-solid wood Northfield F-model construction with f-holes, Adirondack Red Spruce top, figured Maple back and ..more... - on order, expected arrival date unknown
sku: NFSS-F5S $2695.00
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BLUE STAR MANDOBLASTER ELECTRIC MANDOLIN
The cool little mandolin with the great big sound! A 5-string electric mando, famous Blue star finish, single coil pickup, volume, tone, adjustable neck (truss rod), 14" scale length, 1 3/8" ..more...
sku: BSMB
blue finish, rosewood fretboard $637.50 buy free shipping - click for details
red finish, rosewood fretboard $637.50 buy free shipping - click for details
gold/yellow finish, rosewood fretboard $637.50 buy out-of-stock, more coming soon -- normally ships within 28-42 days
chrome/silver finish, rosewood fretboard $637.50 buy free shipping - click for details


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GIACOMEL J5 MANDOLIN & CASE
NEW - This wonderfully original addition to the mandolin realm comes from Italian luthier, Corrado Giacomel. With a rich, balanced sound and excellent projection, these instruments are being ..more...
sku: GJ5-1 $12500.00
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THE LOAR LM-520-VS MANDOLIN
No-frills workhorse F-model mandolin based upon classic Loar designs. Features all solid woods, hand carved spruce top, hand carved maple back & sides, f-holes, maple neck, gloss polyurethane ..more...
sku: LM520VS .. list $734.00 ours $549.00
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EASTMAN MD305 "CLASSIC" MANDOLIN & GIGBAG
A-STYLE - F-holes - Great entry-level mandolin from Eastman. All solid woods, hand-carved, maple back & sides, bound spruce top, maple neck, dot-inlaid radiused rosewood fingerboard with ..more...
sku: MD305C .. list $600.00 ours $479.00
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NORTHFIELD WORKSHOP S-SERIES F2S MANDOLIN, OVAL SOUNDHOLE, WITH CASE
SUNBURST SATIN FINISH AND IVOROID BINDING - Maintaining the same level of handcrafted quality and superb tone that Northfield mandolins have become known for, the S-series offers several new ..more...
sku: NFSS-F2S $2695.00
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NATIONAL RESO-PHONIC "MODEL ONE" RESONATOR MANDOLIN & CASE
ALL FIGURED MAPLE, AGED BRASS HARDWARE - A very fine National resonator mandolin. Based upon a rare pre-war National, this "Model One" (RM-1) features a stylized A-body with figured maple top, ..more... - on order, expected arrival date unknown
sku: NRM3 .. list $3000.00 ours $2550.00
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PAVA SATIN MODEL A-MANDOLIN & CASE
BROWN - Classic no-frills straight-up A-style mandolin that delivers all the sound at a more affordable price. Features include an Adirondack red spruce top, figured maple back & sides, satin ..more...
sku: PSA-BROWN $2250.00
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STIVER F MODEL MANDOLIN, RADIUSED FRETBOARD & CASE
Solid curly maple sides and handcarved back and neck. Solid handcarved spruce top. Bound peghead with Stiver script logo & fern abalone, bound ebony fretboard radiused for playing comfort, ..more...
sku: STIVERF/CF $5000.00
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Featured Mandolin Accessories:


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CALTON DELUXE MANDOLIN CASE - GIBSON F-MODEL MANDOLIN
Calton cases have been unavailable for the past few years, but 2013 marks the beginning in a new chapter for these very highly respected cases. Now produced here in the USA, in Austin, Texas; ..more...
sku: CMC1
white w/blue $685.00 buy
blue w/silver $685.00 buy
green w/silver $685.00 buy
burgundy w/black $685.00 buy
brown w/green $685.00 buy
black w/burgundy $685.00 buy
grey w/black $685.00 buy
yellow w/black $685.00 buy


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ACCESS STAGE-ONE MANDOLIN GIGBAG
Likely the most protective gigbag at this price, durable black nylon exterior, dense foam padding, wall stiffener, strong nylon web handles, nylon zippers, large accessory pocket, padded ..more...
sku: AMB1 .. list $90.00 ours $60.00
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MANDOLIN BRIDGE, CUMBERLAND ACOUSTIC, 12" RADIUS
Ebony with radiused (curved) saddle for use with radiused fretboard. Compensated. Small nickel height adjustment wheels. ..more...
sku: CU72-NKL $60.00
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SCHERTLER DYN-M ELECTRO DYNAMIC MANDOLIN PICKUP
Very high quality dynamic contact microphone disc transducer, attaches to the soundboard with special adhesive putty, true mic balanced low-Z signal emanates from the end of the integral ~6-7 ..more...
sku: DYNM .. list $500.00 ours $425.00
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FISHMAN M-400 MANDOLIN PICKUP
The M400 is a complete replacement rosewood bridge for flattop mandolins. The piezo-ceramic element is embedded in the bridge and wired to a 1/4" carpenter jack, which attaches to the side of ..more...
sku: FMP400 .. list $353.77 ours $229.95
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GRISMAN "DAWG" PICK II
THE SEQUEL - The newest incarnation of "the" pick of David Grisman. This variant maintains the same material, the same finished edge, the same gauge (extra heavy, of course) but with a new ..more...
sku: GDP2 $1.50
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buy 3 for $3.75 ($1.25 ea.)
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GUARDIAN MANDOLIN VIOLIN COMBO CASE
Once again we have a mandolin/violin combo case, only this time the design is far superior to the version produced in the past. The wait is over.
sku: GMVC1 .. list $160.00 ours $125.00
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REUNION BLUES MANDOLIN GIGBAG
F-style black leather mandolin gigbag. Features form-fitting sidewall construction for superior protection, as well as the unique Reunion Blues double foam system, which provides snug ..more...
F-style, black leather .. sku: MCREU-F-HIDE .. list $449.95 ours $369.95
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ORRICO MANDOLIN TAILPIECE
A very nicely made, heavy cast solid bronze tailpiece with elaborate art noveau design Florentine ornamentation. This tailpiece will replace most traditional 3-hole screw pattern mandolin ..more...
sku: OMT1
unplated bronze $80.00 buy free shipping - click for details
nickel plated bronze $90.00 buy free shipping - click for details


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L.R. BAGGS RADIUS MANDOLIN PICKUP
Innovative new soundboard transducer form Baggs. A thin film sensor is suspended in a magnetic field and encased in a 3/8"x1/2"x1" capsule which mounts to the instrument's top with adhesive ..more...
sku: RADM .. list $189.00 ours $129.00
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TONE-GARD FOR TRADITIONAL MANDOLIN
SUNRISE PATTERN - 9-3/4" to 9-15/16" BODY WIDTH - This very nicely made accessory attaches to the back of your mandolin to isolate the back of the mandolin away from your body. This allows the ..more...
sku: TGM1 $75.00
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WEBER MANDOLIN TAILPIECE
"Universal" design retrofits to most mandolins. Cast in heavy bronze and then gold plated. Successfully captures the visual appeal of a traditional tailpiece and greatly improves on the ..more...
sku: WMT1-GOLD $110.00
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WEBER WOOD NYMPH
MANDOLIN & MANDOLA - An elegant and innovative design fron Vern Brekke at Weber mandolins, this small device suppresses unwanted harmonics generated by the strings between the bridge and the ..more...
sku: WWN1 $20.00
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