Gordon, David: Scottish Mandolin Tutor (Book & CD)


Catalogue No: 9781906804039
Shop Product Code: 250393S

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Department: Folk & World Instruments - Mandolin

Publisher: Taigh na Teud

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Book/Cd of Scottish tunes with staff and Mandolin tab by David (Dagger) Gordon - with free online video files.

The Scottish Mandolin Tutor by David (Dagger) Gordon. A great book of Scottish mandolin tunes with lots of playing tips. Using new and old tunes David Gordon has recorded a Cd to go with the book with an example of how to play each tune and helpful guidance on Scottish Mandolin playing styles. There is also a section on Mandolin chording. As well as a Cd of all the tunes there are free online video files to demonstrate the techniques visually on: www.playscottishmusic.com


Contents and Reviews

1) Loch Ruan (4/4 march in D - simple version)
2) Loch Ruan (4/4 march in D - with tremolo)
3) Loch Ruan (4/4 march in D - with chordal accompaniment)
4) Calum’s Road (Strathspey in D)
5) Jenny Dang The Weaver (Reel in D)
6) Fag a Phiob Bhochd (Hornpipe in D)
7) Banks of Lochiel (Gaelic Waltz in Am)
8) The Price Of A Pig (Jig in Am)
9) Spootiskerry (Shetland reel in G)
10) Sitting In The Stern Of A Boat (Slow Air In G)
11) The Favourite Dram (9/8 Jig in G)
12) Miss Campbell Of Sheerness (Jig in Em)
13) Glenburnie Rant (Reel in Em)
14) Lord Lovat’s Lament (4/4 March in A)
15) John MacAlpine (Strathspey in A)
16) The Braes Of Castle Grant (2/4 March in A)
17) The High Road To Linton (Reel in A)
18) Stornoway Castle (Reel In A Modal)
19) Mo Chuachag Laghach (Reel in Bm)
20) The Glasgow Gaelic Club (6/8 March In Bm)
21) The Lass O’ Corrie Mill (Strathspey in F)
22) The Lambing Storm (Reel in Dm)
23) Niel Gow’s Farewell To Whisky (Air In Bb).
24) Niel Gow’s Farewell To Whisky - Air In Bb.