Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Other Stanton's Categories
 
Complete Irish Fiddle Player (Bk/Cd)
Add to Wishlist

Complete Irish Fiddle Player (Bk/Cd)

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Violin
Composer Cooper, Pete
Publisher Mel Bay Publications Inc

Price: $29.99

Catalog #95406BCD

UPC code: 9780786665570

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

"In his preface, the author reminds the reader that this is not a book for the absolute beginner. Even the experienced player may not ""get it"" on first reading a given tune, but ""You can expect to enjoy the process of learning... and experience the joy of recreating a traditional tune, of making it your own."" This is the teacher/student pact in effect throughout this marvelous book, written for the literary as much as the musical connoisseur. Although no classical violin experience is needed, you will need to know how to hold the fiddle and bow, and be able to play at least simple tunes in the first position. Having the ability to read music will enable you to follow the bowing patterns and left-hand techniques which the author feels are crucial in grasping the playing style. Includes a double CD featuring solo fiddle. The teaching recording plays the first tunes slowly, but by the end, the correct speed is played. This stereo recording contains 77 of the 80 songs from the book. "

Today's News
  • Handbell Music for General Worship Spring 2015

    Handbell Music for General Worship Spring 2015

    by Jennifer Fry, Handbell Specialist Church of God arr. Bill Ingram This strong and dynamic arrangement expertly weaves together the hymn tunes AURELIA and ST. THOMAS, making it a perfect choice for worship services throughout the church year. Reproducible Rings... Read More ›

  • Recruitment for Orchestra

    Recruitment for Orchestra

    Recommended by Dan Clark, Orchestra Specialist School orchestra directors,  it’s time to think about programming your recruitment concerts for your elementary school students!  Here are some new and standard pieces you should consider for recruiting that are easy to work... Read More ›

Visit Jukebox

Stanton's Jukebox is a specialized "wish list" that allows directors to research purchases, arrange concert programs, create personalized URLs, compare scores study and forward playlists to your students.