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Use this page to play the correctly tuned notes as an aid to tuning your mandola.
For a more comprehensive note on tuning, see the General Tuning GuideThe courses on a mandola (alto mandola) are tuned as follows:
|Bottom or Fourth (thickest)||C|
|Top or First (lightest)||A|
The courses on a tenor mandola are tuned as follows:
|Bottom or Fourth (thickest)||G|
|Top or First (lightest)||E|