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The Celtic Fiddler (Complete), Violin(s) & Piano, ed. Edward Huws Jones

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The Celtic Fiddler Complete Edition (Violin and Piano parts included) Violin (or 2 violins) and piano, guitar ad lib. Another addition to the hit series, making authentic folk music available in a flexible format suitable for teaching, busking and performance. Traditional music from Ireland, Isle of Man, Galicia, Wales, Brittany, Cornwall and Scotland. Explore the rich variety of the Celtic tradition, from the whirling energy of dances to the haunting melancholy of slow airs. Includes popular and lesser-known tunes including favourites such as The Rocky Road to Dublin, Alborada de Pontecaldelas, Tros y Garreg and The Muckin o Geordies Byre. The Fiddler Collections are taken from traditional fiddle repertoire for you to have at your fingertips! Using these collections you can create your own ceilidh, barn dance, jazz club, Sarajevo street caf or Gypsy gathering. Some of the music is familiar, some more exotic, but all of it is absolutely authentic, faithfully arranged and, above all, hugely enjoyable. The music is arranged for flexible strings, so you can play as solos, duets, trios or with a larger band. Available in two formats: Violin edition (with an optional easy violin part and guitar chords) and the Complete edition (also includes keyboard and violin accompaniments). Suitable for players of all ages, including beginners and mixed ability groups. Beautifully illustrated, each book includes notes on the musical style and performance tips. Contents - Preface - - IRELAND: - The Rocky Road to Dublin - Drops of Brandy - Rights of Man - John Rayn`s Polka - The Humours of Westport - - ISLE OF MAN: - Moylley gys Jee my Chaariyn (Praise to God, my Friends) - Ny Kirree fo Niaghtey (The Sheep under the Snow) - Three Little Boats Went Out to Sea - - GALICIA: - Pasadobre Popular - Muineira das Zocas (Muineira from Zocas) - Danza de Carino (Dance from Carino) - Muineira: Ponte de San Paio (Muineira: The Bridge of Saint Paul) - Alborada de Pontecaldelas (Alborada from Pontecaldelas) - - WALES: - Nyth y Gwcw (The Cuckoo`s Nest) - Tros y Garreg (Over the Stone) - Mwynen Cynwyd (The Maid of Cynwyd) - Glwysen (The Fairest One) - Croen y Ddafad Felen (The Yellow Sheepskin) - - BRITTANY: - Gavotte: Je vous dis, Mademoiselle (Gavotte: I tell you, Miss) - An Dro (Dance Tunes) - Hanter Dro (Dance Tunes) - Silvestrin - - CORNWALL: - Miner`s Fancy - Furry Dance - Tom Bawcock`s Treat - - SCOTLAND: - Drummond Castle - Muchin`o`Geordie`s Byre - Scotland the Brave - Speed the Plough - Pastoral (Gin ye Kiss my Wife)
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