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Come & Try The Mandolin

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Next course date: No Courses planned at the moment


Have you ever fancied having a go at playing the mandolin?

This course is a fun day discovering how to begin. By the end of the day you will be able to strum, play some chords and read some music. No experience necessary and you don’t even have to have a mandolin as instruments are supplied.

You will learn:

  • how to hold the mandolin
  • how it is tuned
  • how to use a plectrum
  • how to strum
  • how to play some chords
  • to read some music
  • to play some scales
  • to play some easy pieces of music
  • some history of the instrument
  • what to look for in an instrument
  • what to do next if you would like to learn more

The mandolin is a great instrument to learn. Have a go.

To Join the course and for more details call Bristol Folk House 0117 926 2987


"Thanks again for the great day last weekend. I think we all got a very good introduction to the mandolin" Marion