Courses  Instructors  How It Works Plans & Pricing Blog Resources 

Log In

Log In 
Don't have an account? Sign Up

Reset Password

An email has been sent with instructions on how to reset your password.

Get Started

Thanks for creating your account with ArtistWorks.
Already have an account? Log In
Instruments > Mandolin > Classical Mandolin with Caterina Lichtenberg

Classical Mandolin
with Caterina Lichtenberg

Caterina Lichtenberg captures her renowned classical playing in this library of classical mandolin lessons. Students have access to hundreds of demonstration and analysis video lessons, backing tracks and more. Learn how to play classical mandolin from a true virtuoso.

 Picking and tremolo lessons  Tons of play along tracks

 Speed & coordination exercises  Classical sheet music

Caterina Lichtenberg

What You'll Learn

What ultimately sets these classical mandolin lessons apart from other offerings is the ability to submit a video for review using the ArtistWorks Video Exchange Learning® platform. Caterina reviews each submission and records a video response, offering specific guidance to take your mandolin playing to the next level. All students can access the Video Exchange library and watch each other’s interactions with Caterina. This library is constantly expanding and may contain the key to unlock your playing.

Top Quality Mandolin Lessons

  • 100s of mandolin lessons at your own pace
  • All levels and styles of playing welcome
  • Slow Motion & Looping on videos

About Caterina Lichtenberg

Caterina Lichtenberg has dedicated her life to studying the history, techniques, and repertoire of the great mandolin virtuosos of the past. She is a master of important pieces from the Baroque and Classical masters Dowland, Bach, Vivaldi, Leone, Denis, Fouchetti, and Beethoven, to the Romantic masters Cristofaro, Pettine, Ranieri, Branzoli, and Calace. For over 20 years she has been an ambassador for classical mandolin; recording, teaching, and touring throughout the world as a featured soloist. As a soloist, Caterina has performed with the New Century Orchestra, the LA Guitar Quartet, the Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester, and the Aachen Chamber Orchestra, among others. She has also performed with the Dresden Symphony Orchestra, the MDR Orchestra, the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, and the Radio Symphony Orchestra of Berlin, to name a few. To date, Caterina has released 13 albums under her own leadership, with her most recent work, Solo, receiving a prestigious OPUS Klassik Award nomination. Since 2007 she has held the only professor position for mandolin in the world at the prestigious Music Conservatory in Cologne, Germany, and has been teaching at ArtistWorks since 2016.

Classical Mandolin Lessons

Beginner Classical Mandolin

Intermediate Classical Mandolin

Advanced Classical Mandolin

Additional Submitted Songs and Miscellaneous Topics
Submit a Placement Video
Introduction to Advanced Classical Mandolin
Advanced Arpeggio Techniques - Mazas: Exercise No.65
Advanced Harp Arpeggio - Pettine: Etude No.41 (First Half)
Advanced Harp Arpeggio - Pettine: Etude No.44
Advanced Tremolo - Calace: B.II, No.274
Advanced Tremolo Staccato & Chords - Pettine: Etude No.1-2
Advanced Tremolo Staccato & Chords - Flotow: 'Tis the Last Rose of Summer
Advanced Tremolo on Multiple Strings - Pettine: Blue Bells of Scotland
Advanced Tremolo with Left Hand Pizzicato - Pettine: Etude No.21
Advanced Speed & Coordination - Pettine: Etude No.3
Advanced Speed & Coordination - Calace: Exercise No.83
Advanced Pieces - Bach: Cello Suite No.1, Prelude -NEW PERFORMANCE ADDED!
Advanced Pieces - Bach, J.S. - Cello Suites I (BWV 1007), Allemande -NEW!
Advanced Pieces - Bach, J.S. - Cello Suites III (BWV 1009), Prelude -NEW!
Advanced Pieces - Lecce No.4
Advanced Pieces - Calace: Balletto della Nonna
Advanced Pieces - Calace: Piccola Gavotta -NEW!
Advanced Pieces - Vivaldi: Concerto in C - 1st Movement
Advanced Pieces - Vivaldi: Concerto in C - 2nd Movement
Advanced Pieces - Vivaldi: Concerto in C - 3rd Movement
Advanced Pieces - Telemann: Canon Sonata I, Vivace
Advanced Pieces - Telemann, G.Ph. - Fantasie I (TWV 40:14), Largo -NEW!
Advanced Pieces - Leone: Air (with Variations)
Advanced Pieces - Mozart: Don Giovanni
Advanced Pieces - Calace: Rondo
Advanced Pieces - Calace: Bolero
Advanced Pieces - Leonardi: Souvenir de Sicile
Overview of Scales in All Keys - Calace: Exercise No.95-125
Schradieck - Finger Busters -NEW!

Duets with Mike Marshall

Duets with Mike Marshall - JS Bach: Duetto in G Major BWV 804
Duets with Mike Marshall - “Gankino Horo”

Special Guest Interview: Alfred Woll

Special Guest Interview: Alfred Woll - Part 1
Special Guest Interview: Alfred Woll - Part 2
Special Guest Interview: Alfred Woll - Part 3
Special Guest Interview: Alfred Woll - Part 4
Special Guest Interview: Alfred Woll - Part 5
Special Guest Interview: Alfred Woll - Part 6

30 Day Challenge

30 Day Challenge - 2017 (Archive)
30 Day Challenge - 2018

Baroque Mandolin

The History of the Baroque Mandolin -NEW!
Feathers, Quills & Picks -NEW!
Sound Production & Pick Strokes -NEW!
Changing Strings & Tuning -NEW!
“From Old Vienna” -NEW!
“Yearning” -NEW!
“Clog Dance” -NEW
“Greensleeves” -NEW!
“Been to the East, Been to the West” -NEW!
Filippo Sauli - Partita V - Overture -NEW!
Abel - Adagio -NEW!
Van Eyck - Prins Robbert Masco -NEW!
Van Eyck - Pavane Lacryme -NEW!
Van Eyck - Boffons -NEW!

Select a Plan:

Add to Cart

What's In This Plan

  • Unlimited Access to Lessons
  • Unlimited Access to Video Exchange Library
  • Up to 5 Video Submissions to Teacher
  • Music Theory Workshop