What is a mandolin in a kitchen?

Answer A kitchen mandolin (sometimes spelled mandoline) is a useful tool which makes quick work of cutting, slicing and shredding of fruits and vegetables. It is especially helpful when preparing hors d'o... Read More »

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How to Buy Your First Mandolin?

The mandolin is a small string instrument similar to a lute with a short neck. Tuned like a violin, the mandolin has 4 sets of double strings and is played with a flat pick. The mandolin has been a... Read More »

How many strings does a mandolin have?

A mandolin has four to six pairs of strings, or eight to twelve strings. The body of the instrument is typically pear-shaped, and the neck has frets. The mandolin belongs to the lute family of musi... Read More »

What is an octave mandolin?

The octave mandolin's longer, larger body, as compared to a mandolin, allows it to be tuned to a lower voice. It is good for playing songs and is used often in Celtic music.TypesAn octave mandolin ... Read More »

How to Amplify Your Mandolin?

The mandolins is a small stringed instrument that originated in Italy during the 17th century. Original models have six double courses of strings, similar to modern 12 string guitars, however, late... Read More »