January 22, 2018: This week, JazzMando.com founder Ted Eschliman graces us with a chord melody version of this George Gershwin classic on a his incredible Clark 5-String electric mandolin.

Ted has had his finger on the pulse of the online mandolin community for over a decade. In addition to his impressive work on JazzMando.com, Ted is also the forum moderator for our very own Mandolin Cafe. His educational efforts in jazz mandolin have helped pave the way towards acceptance and popularity of the idiom. Most notably, in 2008 he published the bestselling Mel Bay instructional book Getting Into Jazz Mandolin: https://www.melbay.com/Products/20835

You can read the Mandolin Cafe feature interview with Ted here: https://www.mandolincafe.com/news/pub

To connect with Ted and learn more about his work, check out the links below:


And as always, tune in next week for more Mandolin Mondays! Until then…

Happy Picking!