Class Category: John Keith

Lochwood

Instructor: John Keith Lochwood (Intermediate): From Monroe’s famed “Master of Bluegrass Album”, Lochwood is an up-tempo number with intricate fingerings in the A and B parts.  We’ll deconstruct each section note-by-note so you have a solid understanding of this tune!

In Despair

Instructor: John Keith “In Despair” (Intermediate): Alternate Tunings:    Recorded in 1957, this song in the key of D utilizes an alternate tuning on the G-strings to achieve a lonesome sound even as this one moves right along.  In this class, you’ll learn how to re-tune your mandolin without breaking a string, to achieve that …

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G-Mon

Instructor: John Keith “G-Mon” (Beginner): Recorded in 1957, this song in the Key of D utilizes an alternate tuning on the G-strings to achieve a lonesome sound as this one moves right along.  In this class you’ll learn how to re-tune your mandolin without breaking your strings to replicate that vintage and lonesome sound!