The melody to "Beaumont Rag" is fun and simple to play on the mandolin. Learn tips on how to play the melody for this song from a musician in this free video clip.
Alright, here's the full form, Beaumont Rag. That's the whole thing and there's a whole lot of notes in there. So, be careful on the slides and be aware of the double stops. You know, the stuff that's got the, all those two note chromaticism things are meant to be swaggered and slurred and played with a certain amount of personality. That's what gives that style of music its flavor.