Celtic Folk Music and Culture

Print Sources (Music & Text) in the Ted McGraw Collection

Full Item Record

 Title:  How to play the mandoline
  Author:  Turriff, G. G. Glen
  Publisher:  Bayley & Ferguson
  Place of Publication:  London
  Date of Publication:  Unknown
  Original Date of Publ: 
  Publication Number: 
  Number of Pages:  60 p.
  Binding Style:  Staple-bound
  Dimensions:  7.5 in.
  Contents:  On the origin of the mandoline -- Object of the work: Remarks on various tutors -- On buying a mandoline: Faults to be avoided -- On strings -- On plectrums: Different shapes: How to hold -- On holding the mandoline: Different positions -- The tremolo: How to acquire -- Points of technique: Fourth finger, the slide, the shake, harmonics, shifting, adjustment -- Music for the mandoline: solos -- The mandoline with other instruments: Mandoline bands: Their constitution -- A complete course of study: Conclusion
  Notes:  Includes illustrations, diagrams, and a few musical examples.
  Format:  Pamphlet
  Subject - Culture: 
  Subject - Time: 
  Subject - Topic: 
  Subject - Instrument:  Mandolin
  Subject - Genre:  Instruction book