Sponsored By
 
Aaron Weinstein: “Tangerine”
 
Peghead Nation’s Chord Melody Mandolin instructor plays an improvisation on a jazz standard.
By: Dan Gabel
May 28, 2020
 

When Aaron Weinstein was in the Peghead Nation studio recording lessons for his Chord Melody Mandolin course, he played this great improvisation of the 1940s popular song “Tangerine. With lyrics written by Johnny Mercer and the music written by Victor Schertzinger, the song was introduced in the 1942 film The Fleet’s In, and has been widely recorded and performed since then.

Aaron’s take on this song is a beautiful example of the chord melody style that he teaches in his Chord Melody Mandolin course.

Enroll in Chord Melody Mandolin with Aaron Weinstein now and get your first month FREE (or $20 off an annual subscription). Use Promo Code AaronLand at checkout. 

Related In The Studio Posts
Joe K. Walsh Grant Gordy  

Joe K. Walsh and Grant Gordy: “Sweet Georgia Brown”

Peghead Naiton mandolin instructor and his longtime collaborator play a classic standard in the studio.

Read More

 

Aaron Weinstein (with Aaron Weinstein): “All of Me”

Peghead Nation's Gypsy Jazz Mandolin Essentials instructor plays both rhythm and melody/lead on the 1931 jazz standard.

Read More

Joe K. Walsh, Grant Gordy  

Joe K. Walsh and Grant Gordy: “Little White Lies”

Peghead Nation mandolin instructor plays a great standard with his long-time musical collaborator in the Peghead Nation studio.

Read More

Aaron Weinstein  

Aaron Weinstein: “Pennies From Heaven”

Our Chord Melody Mandolin instructor plays the jazz standard introduced by Bing Crosby in 1936.

Read More

Aaron Weinstein  

Aaron Weinstein: “The Folks Who Live On the Hill”

Peghead Nation's Chord Melody Mandolin instructor plays a beautiful version of the jazz standard written by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein.

Read More

Aaron Weinstein  

Aaron Weinstein: “My Shining Hour”

Peghead Nation’s Chord Melody Mandolin instructor plays a Harold Arlen and Johnny Mercer song from the 1943 film “The Sky’s the Limit.”

Read More

 

Aaron Weinstein: “Manhattan”

Peghead Nation’s Chord Melody Mandolin instructor dips into the Great American Songbook and plays a Rodgers and Hart classic.

Read More

 

Aaron Weinstein: “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?”

Peghead Nation’s Chord Melody Mandolin instructor plays the theme song to “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.”

Read More

 

Aaron Weinstein: How to Tie a Bow Tie

On the eve of the release of his new album, Peghead Nation’s Chord Melody Mandolin instructor demonstrates a skill that every mandolin player should know.

Read More

 

Aaron Weinstein: Chord Melody Improv on “Do Nothin’ Till You Hear from Me”

Peghead Nation’s Chord Melody Mandolin instructor plays an improvisation on the Duke Ellington classic.

Read More

 
Sponsored By
 
 
 
Peghead Partners
 
Julian Lage, “Nothing Happens Here” | Collings Guitars
The jazz phenom performs live in San Francisco using his Collings OM1 JL signature model.
 
 
 
 
 
  Follow Us:  
 
  About Us       Shop         Support         Contact Us         Email Sign up         Advertise         Sitemap         FAQ         Privacy         Terms         Subscribe   Sign In  
 
    ● Courses
    ● Live Workshops
    ● Instructors
    ● Sample Lessons
    ● Notation Guide
    ● For Beginners
 
    ● Workshops
    ● Advice
    ● Repertoire
 
    ● Vintage Vault
    ● New Gear
    ● Fine Lutherie
 
    ● Recordings
    ● Events
    ● Breaking News
 
    ● In The Studio
    ● Live Onstage
    ● Backroom
 
    ● New Products
    ● Inside Look
    ● Performances
    ● Partner Pages
 
 
© Copyright 2024 PegheadNation.com
 
 
    ● Courses
    ● Live Workshops
    ● Instructors
    ● Sample Lessons
    ● Notation Guide
    ● For Beginners
 
 
    ● Vintage Vault
    ● New Gear
    ● Fine Lutherie
 
 
    ● Workshops
    ● Advice
    ● Repertoire
 
 
    ● Recordings
    ● Events
    ● Breaking News
 
 
    ● In The Studio
    ● Live Onstage
    ● Backroom
 
 
    ● New Products
    ● Inside Look
    ● Performances
    ● Partner Pages
 
 
© Copyright 2024 PegheadNation.com