Well, not entirely free. You have to purchase Roland White’s Mandolin Christmas instructional book/CD. If you do, Roland will send you set of strings for free. This book has lyrics and mandolin and guitar chord diagrams in addition to easy traditional arrangements for mandolin and general instruction. Here are the details.
Buy “Roland White’s Mandolin Christmas” now and receive a free set of D’Addario J74 Phosphor Bronze Mandolin Strings. Offer is good while supplies last. There are still strings available as of 12/1/2005 11:15:23 PM CST.
Roland said he had 100 sets of strings to give away and half of the supply has gone out in 2 days. So you’d better hurry over to rolandwhite.com and get yours now.