• Mandolin Chords and Notes
  • Easy Mandolin Chords | Mandolin Chords notebook size laminated chart for mandolin players.
  • The Gig Bag Book of Mandolin Chords.
  • mandoline cords | Mandolin Chord Chart

The Mandolin Chord Book: Compact Reference Library


We have other Mandolin chord charts that you will want to also take a look at. This is one of the set of Essential Chord Charts included in our book and designed for carrying in your music jam book.

Find chord charts at This video lesson by Brad Laird will show you some beginner mandolin chords that you can play using just two of your left hand fingers.


The G Mandolin Chord described here, contains the following notes:

This is not totally true because if you think about the mandolin tuning, you will notice that it’s the opposite of the bottom four strings of a guitar. Some lessons I’ve seen tell you to visualize the mandolin chords as the bottom four strings of the guitar turned upside down like this: