This beginners book, designed as a follow-up to Fun with the Mandolin, aids the beginning mandolin player in playing strums applicable to folk and bluegrass music. A variety of keys are studied, and the student will gain versatility in playing chord progressions. Chords and songs are presented in the keys of G, E minor, C, A minor, D, E, A, F, and D minor. Songs include: \"Shady Grove\", \"Old Joe Clark\", \"Amazing Grace\", \"Banks of the Ohio\", and many more. May be used in ensemble playing with the companion guitar and banjo texts.