If this is your first time picking up a mandolin, a great place to start is with the Rogue Learn-the-Mandolin Package. Featuring a strikingly crafted Rogue RM-100A Mandolin, an in-depth Mandolin Method book to help you understand all the basics, and a Mandolin Chords Plus book so you can advance your skills, it also comes with a durable fit-all mandolin gig bag so you can practice or perform anywhere. Basically, it provides you with all the essentials so you can start playing on day one. You'll also find several other packages in this section, allowing you to combine the instruments and accessories you value most.
On the other hand, if you're more interested in just a mandolin on its own, turn your attention over to the stunningly constructed Rogue RM-100A A-Style Mandolin. Featuring a strong maple neck, a beautiful rosewood fingerboard, an adjustable compensated rosewood bridge, chrome and nickel hardware and classic mandolin f-holes, this instrument has a bright tone you have to hear to believe. Surprisingly high in quality for a beginner mandolin, it's made to play everything from classical music to bluegrass, and everything in between.
Rogue is a brand that has made their reputation on their novice focus, inspiring new musicians every day to pick up an instrument and play. So if it's a mandolin you're interested in, you've definitely come to the right place. All you have to do is play a few notes and you'll be hooked for life.