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Texas Style Contest Fiddle Tunes Mandolin Vol. 2

Texas Style Contest Fiddle Tunes Mandolin Vol. 2

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Texas Style Fiddle Tunes for Mandolin Vol. 2

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Songs Include:

Allentown Polka…G
Back Up and Push…C
Cattle in the Cane…A & Am
Cotton Patch Rag…C
Dreamer’s Waltz…D
Grey Eagle…A
Lady’s Fancy…Em
Sally Goodin…A
Twinkle Little Star …G



Learn how to play 10 easy Bluegrass Mandolin solos designed to help you develop your personal solo designing skills.

One exciting feature is that you get 16 variations for Sally Goodin', 6 variations for Cotton Patch Rag, 3 variations for Grey Eagle, and 3 variations for Back Up and Push. Note: (all those variations make them perfect for you to use to enter a Mandolin contest! Another great feature is that 4 of the 10 songs are exact note-for-note transcriptions of Sam Bush solos: Brilliancy, Cattle in the Cane, Grey Eagle, and Lady's Fancy.  You also get a waltz tune and 2 minor key tunes!  All in all, a powerful amount of growth potential.  

These are carefully designed solos. They are both exciting and inspiring and will definitely impress your listeners.

• First each solo is played at normal speed with accompanying rhythm guitar to demonstrate the finished product. 

• Next, the solo is played at half speed so the student can hear it under the microscope.  

The WRITTEN MATERIAL is 48 pages in tablature notation with chords and supportive material such as: How to Read Tablature, Pick Direction, Mandolin parts, Tuning, Setting & Tuning the Bridge, Open Chords for Mandolin, Bluegrass chop, Rhythm Chords, Basic Bluegrass Chord Progressions, Advanced Chop Rhythm Chords, Key Changing Wheel, Misc Information, Mandolin Fingerboard Chart, Major Scales, The Bill Monroe Bluegrass Scale, Major Arpeggios, Double Stops, Finger Exercises, Crazy Scales etc.Learn how to play 10 solos designed to help you develop your personal solo designing skills

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