Various: The Best Guitar Duet Book Ever!


Catalogue No: CH66759
Shop Product Code: 159555U

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Arranger: McCartney, Michael

Series: Best Duet Books Ever!

Department: Guitar & Bass - Guitar (Pop/Rock/Folk)

Instrumentation: Guitar

Publisher: Chester Music

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A superb new collection of guitar duets in a wide variety of styles. Titles include Greensleeves, Scarborough Fair, Tears In Heaven and more. Selected and edited by Michael McCartney.

A native New Yorker, Michael McCartney began studying the guitar at the age of seven, going on to study with David Starobin at the State University of New York at Purchase where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1988. He has also studied 19th century guitar with Patrick O'Brien, and composition with Anthony Korf and Dennis Riley. Mr McCartney has performed throughout the New York area, in Europe, on BBC and RTE radio, and has premiered many new works for guitar. He has also conducted extensive research into the guitar repertoire of the nineteenth century, and has catalogued the Hudleston collection at the Royal Irish Academy of Music in Dublin. Mr McCartney also works as a music editor and his clients include Novello & Co., Chester Music in London, and Wilhelm Hansen in Copenhagen.


Contents and Reviews

Blue Monk [Monk, Thelonious]
Chim Chim Cher-ee (Mary Poppins) [Sherman, Richard] [Sherman, Robert]
Ev'rybody Wants To Be A Cat From The Aristocats [Rinker, Al]
Galliard [Susato, Tylman]
Give To Us, Give To Us From Hungarian Children's Songs [Sugar, Rezso]
Happy Birthday [Hill, Mildred/Hill, Patty]
Hornpipe (Water Music) [Handel, George Frideric]
Larghetto From Les Cinq Doigts [Stravinsky, Igor]
Largo (Symphony No.9 In E Minor 'From The New World' Op.95) [Dvorak, Antonin]
Light My Fire [Doors, The]
Little Duo [Carulli]
Mamma Mia! [Andersson, Benny/Ulvaeus, Bjorn/Anderson, Stig]
My Favourite Things [Rodgers, Richard] [Hammerstein, Oscar]
Pavan [Susato, Tylman]
Scarborough Fair
Secret Song No.3 From Six Secret Songs [Maxwell Davies, Peter]
Somewhere Out There (An American Tale) [Horner, James] [Mann, Barry] [Weill, Cynthia]
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious (Mary Poppins) [Sherman, Richard] [Sherman, Robert]
Tears In Heaven [Clapton, Eric]
The Butterfly (Spanish Folk Song)
The Lonely Goatherd (The Sound Of Music) [Rodgers, Richard] [Hammerstein, Oscar]
The Peony From Hungarian Children's Songs [Sugar, Rezso]
Turkey In The Straw
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
Vivo From Les Cinq Doigts [Stravinsky, Igor]
Waltz [Sor, Fernando]
Zum Gali Gali (Israeli Song)