- A mandolin (mandolino) is a musical instrument in the lute family (plucked,
or strummed). It descends from the mandore, a soprano member of the lute family.
- A mandoline (, ) is a cooking utensil used for slicing and for cutting
juliennes; with proper attachments, it can make crinkle-cuts. It consists of two
parallel working surfaces, one of which can be adjusted in height.
- A musical instrument resembling a lute, having paired metal strings plucked
with a plectrum. It is played with a characteristic tremolo on long sustained
- a stringed instrument related to the lute, usually played with a
- (chord) play chords on (a string instrument)
- (chord) a combination of three or more notes that blend harmoniously when
- Play, sing, or arrange notes in chords
- (chord) a straight line connecting two points on a curve
- (song) a short musical composition with words; "a successful musical must
have at least three good songs"
- (song) a distinctive or characteristic sound; "the song of bullets was in
the air"; "the song of the wind"; "the wheels sang their song as the train
- Singing or vocal music
- A short poem or other set of words set to music or meant to be
- A musical composition suggestive of a song
- (song) the act of singing; "with a shout and a song they marched up to the
songs chords - Parking Lot
Parking Lot Picker's Songbook: Mandolin
A collection of over 225 great Bluegrass, Old
Time, Country and Gospel standards; Melodies are presented with standard
notation and tablature along with lyrics and chords. Learn to play songs written
and recorded by the giants of traditional American music: Bill Monroe, The
Stanley Brothers, Flatt & Scruggs, Ralph Stanley, The Osborne Brothers,
Jimmy Martin, Doc Watson and many more. Also included: Step-by-Step instruction
on how to transpose and song to any key! The two CDs include recordings of EVERY
song in the book.
A mandolin should command your attention
because it's a couple of cuts above a guitar in technical difficulty. Any
college kid can figure out enough chords on a guitar to make it through a couple
of Stephen Foster songs but a busker who uncases a mandolin is clearly bringing
a gun to a knife fight.
From what I gathered, this guy is a traveller
with his 4 legged friend, and he makes some pocket change by playing his
mandolin. The problem he only knows 3 chords and 1 chord progression, which is
amusing as he uses the same chord progression for every song.
Bluegrass Fakebook by Bert Casey - This handy
songbook contains bluegrass lyrics, bluegrass gospel lyrics, chord progressions,
and melody lines to 150 of the all-time favorite Bluegrass songs, including 50
gospel tunes, as well as many "new" bluegrass songs. Printed in large,
easy-to-read type with one song per page, this book is excellent for use on
stage or in jam sessions, because everyone can read along. Also includes chord
charts for the guitar, banjo, and mandolin to help you learn your favorite
bluegrass chords and a listing of currently available recordings of each song.
Now all those obscure verses you can never remember are right at your