Cranitch, Matt: Irish Fiddle Tunes (Book & CD) Schott World Music series

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Catalogue No: ED13361
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ISBN: 978-1-84761-241-0
Irish Fiddle Tunes (Book & CD) Schott World Music series

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Subtitle: 62 Traditional Pieces for Violin

Series: Schott World Music

Department: Strings - Violin

Publisher: Schott

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Irish Fiddle Tunes contains 62 original traditional tunes including Jigs, Slides, Slip Jigs, Polkas, Reels, Hornpipes, Set Dances and Airs. All of the pieces are written for solo violin, with many including guitar chords for accompaniment.
Experienced Irish Fiddle player Matt Cranitch provides notes on all of the types of pieces, as well as playing tips, technical advice, and Tune-set suggestions. The volume is accompanied by a CD with a recording of all tunes performed by Matt. German and French translations of all texts are available as pdf downloads from the Schott Music website. Suitable for players of grades 3-8.

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Jigs: The Miller of Glanmire The Butcher's March The Humors of Glendart The Girls of Banbridge The Munster Jig The Humours of Drinagh Katie's Fancy The Leitrim Fancy Michale Burke's Jig Pádraig's Lark in the Morning Tom O'Connor's Jig Slides: The Ceannguilla Slide The Gleanntán Frolics Paddy O'Keeffe's Favourite Nelly Mahony's Slyde Art O'Keeffe's Slide The Star above the Garter Taidhgín an Asail's Jig Slip Jigs: The Swaggering Jig Dever the Dancer Polkas: Johnny O'Leary's Polka (1) Johnny O'Leary's Polka (2) John Brosnan's Polka The Rambling Sailor The Gullane Polka Mrs. Crowley's Polka The Glen Cottage Polka (1) The Glen Cottage Polka (2) The Annaghberg Polka Pete Bradley's Polka The Gleanntán Polka Reels: The Limerick Lasses The Blacksmith's Reel The Trip to Durrow The Earl's Chair Farewell to Connacht The Killavil Fancy The Banks of the Ilen Tom Billy's Reel The Miller's Maid - The Star of Munster The Galtee Rangers The Gleanntán Reel McDonagh's Reel Peg McGrath's Reel Martin Mulvihil's Reel Hornpipes: Pádraig O'Keeffe's Hornpipe Mickey O'Callaghan's Fancy Flatherty's Hornpipe Murphy's Hornpipe An Trí is a Rian Set Dances: The Three Sea Captains The King of the Fairies Airs: Iníon an Fhaoit' ó'n nGleann Éamonn a'Chnoic Slán le Máigh John O'Connor Lord Inchiquin