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  1. Mandolin Mondays #298 w/ Special Guest Silas Powell

    This week on Mandolin Mondays we've got Silas Powell of Silas Powell and the Powell Family Band is with us to play this Monroe classic "Evening Prayer Blues: played on his killer Sorensen mandolin.



    18 year old Silas Powell is a 5th generation picker from the small town of Salem, WV. He is a 4 time Junior Champion of the State of Maryland, and at twelve years old he took 2nd place in the Maryland state adult division, ...
  2. Mandolin Mondays #297 w/ Special Guest Josiah Nelson

    This week on Mandolin Mondays we're joined by Josiah Nelson of the Tray Wellington Band for an original tune called "Gulls Goals" played on his fantastic Collings mandolin.



    Josiah started out in competition style fiddle and used that knowledge to compete in competitions all over the country. He's taken home many titles including Colorado Young Adult State Champion. His professional music career started in 2015 playing ...
  3. Mandolin Mondays #296 /// "Fine Times at Our House"

    This Mandolin Mondays Finn and I are coming at you from our new house in Travelers Rest, SC--the biggest house a mandolin player's salary could buy... Only joking though--we've actually got this bonus tiny home in our back yard! Reminded me of this old time fiddle tune "Fine Times at Our House" so I thought I'd share. Enjoy!



    I've got the PDF tab/notation transcription for this arrangement available for free here ...
  4. Mandolin Mondays #295 w/ Special Guest Janusz Tytman

    Janusz Tytman from Warsaw, Poland is our special guest this week on Mandolin Mondays! Check out this original tune called "HDG" played on his amazing 2019 Bułas mandolin.



    Janusz is a Polish mandolin influencer. I first met Janusz at a bluegrass jam in Warsaw back in 2019, and was immediately impressed by his playing and kind spirit. He's a Bułas mandolin artist and plays with various artists around Europe. ...
  5. Mandolin Mondays #294 w/ Special Guest Matt Mundy

    This week on Mandolin Mondays we're joined by Aquarium Rescue Unit alum and mandolinist with Frances Mooney & Fontanna Sunset Matt Mundy playing this Josh Graves tune on his tone monster 1980's Gibson Fern mandolin.



    Matt was born North Georgia where he continues to live and play in his family band and Frances Mooney & Fontanna Sunset. Over the years he's garnered a reputation in the mandolin community as one the most ...
  6. Mandolin Mondays #293 w/ Special Guest Julien Martineau

    Julien Martineau joins us on Mandolin Mondays this week all the way from France to play this stunning performance of Raffaele Calace's Preludio 10, on his powerful bowl back "Martineau" model mandolin built by Canadian luthier Brian N. Dean.



    At the age of nineteen Julien Martineau won the Giuseppe Anedda Prize at the 1998 Varazze International Competition in Italy; and in 2002 he gained a Diploma in Musicology (DEA) ...
  7. Mandolin Mondays #292 w/ Special Guests Table for Two

    This week on Mandolin Mondays we're joined by the amazing European bluegrass duo Table for Two for a medley of 4 incredible original tunes played on their Northfield F5M Big Mon and Capek A5 mandolins.



    Table for Two is the duo project of Signe Borch (The Tenderhearted) from Denmark and Thierry Schoysman (Rawhide and The Sons of Navarone) from Belgium.

    What started in May 2016 as a marathon traditional bluegrass ...
  8. Mandolin Mondays #291 w/ Special Guest Moriah Ozberkmen

    This week on Mandolin Mondays we've got the incredible Moriah Ozberkmen with us to play a beautiful tune called "Milou De Paname" played on her beautiful Kimble F5 mandolin.



    Moriah Ozberkmen plays mandolin, fiddle, guitar and banjo. She is a Utah native currently working towards a degree in mandolin performance from Berklee College of Music. She has won the Utah State championships in three instrument categories ...
  9. Arpeggio in B Major

    I have found arpeggios in many scales, but cannot locate practice arpeggios in the key of B. Can anyone help?

    Thanks, Tim
  10. Mandolin Mondays #290 /// "Rocky Mountain Goat"

    Tuning in this week from the Rocky Mountains of CO! Mile Twelve just finished up teaching and playing at Rocky Grass, so I thought I'd share this awesome tune I learned from Fiddlin' Doc Roberts that really fits the setting.



    Here's a transcription of the melody if anyone wants a copy! https://drive.google.com/file/d/18bh...ew?usp=sharing

    Mile Twelve is finally back on the road again! ...
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