The Ultimate Self-Teaching Method! Series: DVD This DVD can be used as a supplement to the Play Mandolin Today! Level 1 book, or alone as a great introduction to the mandolin. Simply follow along with the songs in the booklet as you watch the teacher on the DVD. Learn songs, chords, melodies and all the basics, including alternate picking and strumming, all at your own pace, and open the door to the wonderful world of mandolin music! In standard notation and tablature. 1 hr, 44 min. ©2010, DVD.