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Saturday, June 11, the Seattle Mandolin Orchestra presents our spring concert: Mandolympics, with music from Italy, Belgium, the U.S., Japan and Brazil. 7 p.m. at Green Lake United Methodist Church. Get more information or buy your tickets now! $15 / $10 students & seniors.

Get in the spirit of Mandolympics with our new T-shirt! If you can't make it to Brazil, or to our concert, you can still support the year's hottest event.

Support your orchestra with a financial gift or an in-kind donation. Gifts to the Seattle Mandolin Orchestra are tax deductible—and they come with benefits! Get the details.

To book a performance, inquire about joining the orchestra, or ask us any other questions, please call (425) 673-0263 or

CDs for sale: Coloratura (Italian and classical music) and Rejoice (holiday tunes). Featuring soprano Julie Finch. Download or buy online.

The Seattle Mandolin Orchestra has started a youth program for children ages 6–10. Learn how you can help.

Big news: the Seattle Mandolin Orchestra has earned official 501(c)(3) status and is now a licensed nonprofit. (We've never made a profit that we're aware of, but at least now we can feel better about it.)

Did you find an old mandolin in the closet, or under the bed? Here's some advice.

Listen to our May 25, 2014 concert at Northwest Folklife Festival, streaming on the Web!

This made us laugh out loud.

We have to admit: Eddie Van Halen is one of the last people we ever thought we'd see with a Gibson mandobass. It does have a nice Hawaiian scene painted on it.

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Vintage photos courtesy of Jim Garber.