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The Caledonian Companion by Alastair J. Hardie. For Fiddle. Solos. Hardie Music Press. Scottish. Multiple Levels. Book. 144 pages. Published by Hardie Press (MB.HP02). ISBN 9780946868087. Scottish. 9" x 12" inches. An internationally acclaimed collection of Scottish fiddle music and a guide to its performance by renowned Scottish fiddler Alastair J. Hardie. Contains an in-depth literary and pictorial survey of Scottish fiddling and 112 melodies with historical notes and substantial accompanying tutorial explanations such as bowing, fingering, phrasing, ornamentation, etc. Many of the authentic Scottish tunes is this book are not available in any other collection. The tunes at the beginning of the book assume a command of basic skills in playing and reading. Bowing, fingering and ornamentation peculiar to this music are then progressively introduced, equipping the player eventually with the technical know-how for tackling anything from Tullochgoram to the President. All the common major and minor keys are dealt with in turn and a system of fingering charts has been included to introduce them. Suggested bowings are included with the admonition that players with enough experience should decide on their own interpretation. The Caledonian Companion will appeal to the solo fiddler, the folk enthusiast, the devotee of traditional Scottish music and the classical violinist wanting to broaden his or her horizonsIntroduction and 112 melodies with historical notes and substantial accompanying tutorial explanations - bowing, fingering, phrasing, ornamentation etc., essential to the idiomatic performance of the style. Includes 'The President' by J Scott Skinner, ABRSM Violin Grade 8 List C alternative piece 2005-2008.
Instruments: Violin, Fiddle, Strings, Folk
Genres: Scottish, World
Alphorn Ballad (Alphorn in F) by Dennis Armitage. For alphorn & wind band. Swiss import. Light Music / Pop. Grade 3+. Score and parts. Published by Editions Marc Reift (MA.EMR-1555).
Instruments: Alphorn, Folk
This comprehensive book is a facsimile edition of the original collection published in 1883. It has survived over the years because it is one of the richest and most interesting of the 19th century instrumental collections as well as a resource for students of American vernacular music. Examining the cultural exchange between minstrel show, ethnic music and even classical music influenced some of the genres of what we now call American music.
Instruments: Fiddle, Folk
Alfred Music Publishing is proud to offer a three-piece halftime show based on the delightful music from the Broadway and motion picture hit Little Shop of Horrors. This show is designed to be fun and accessible for both your students and audience, but also full of excellent musical opportunities. In addition to being the opener to our show, Part 1 would be great as a stands or pep band chart by starting at the optional beginning, which features the bouncy tune "Little Shop of Horrors." Give this show a listen!
Instruments: Oud, Folk
Instruments: Fiddle, Folk
Uses: Advent, Christmas Scripture: John 7:42; Micah 5:2; Luke 2:4-6 Twirling like a Hebrew dance and leaping from the pages of prophecy, this celebratory combination of folk song and carol is a jovial shout of praise for Advent. Unmistakable in its impact, the anthem sings itself while the rollicking accompaniment creates an engine of joy propelling this piece into the heart of the listener. Two well know melodies join in a ballet of sound celebrating the anticipation of the coming Messiah. Available separately: SATB, StudioTrax CD, Orchestration CD-rom (Score & parts for Flute 1&2 (Flt 2 dbl Piccolo), Oboe, Clarinet 1&2, Bassoon, Horn 1&2, Trumpet 1, Trumpet 2&3, Trombone 1&2, Bass Trombone/Tuba, Timp, Perc 1&2, Harp, Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Double Bass). Duration: ca. 3:56. New product for the week of May 21, 2012.Return Policy Exception: This product can not be returned if opened but it can be exchanged if defective, for the exact same title.
Instruments: Choir, Flute, Piccolo, Clarinet, Oboe, Bassoon, Horn, Violin, Cello, Viola, Double Bass, Harp, Lute, Trumpet, Bass Trombone, Trombone, Bass Guitar, Tuba, Folk, Vocal, Woodwinds, Brass, Strings, Guitar
3. Alphorn Concerto by Jean Daetwyler. For alphorn in Gb, flute and orchestra. Swiss import. Grade 6. Score and parts. Published by Editions Marc Reift (MA.EMR-1164).
Instruments: Flute, Alphorn, Woodwinds, Folk
By Brian Wicklund and Faith Farr. For Viola. Methods. American Fiddle Method. Bluegrass & Country. Beginning-Intermediate. Book/CD Set. 72 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc
Instruments: Viola, Fiddle, Strings, Folk
Genres: Americana, Bluegrass, Folk, Country
Alphorn Ballad (Alphorns Gb) by Dennis Armitage. For 2-3 alphorns & brass band. Swiss import. Light Music / Pop. Grade 3+. Score and parts. Published by Editions Marc Reift (MA.EMR-1567).
Instruments: Alphorn, Folk
Beginning The Appalachian Autoharp DVD by Sandy Silva. For Autoharp/Chromaharp. Methods. Lark in the Morning. Folk. Beginning. DVD. Duration 55 minutes. Published by Lark in the Morning (MB.DVD118). In this beginning autoharp DVD, Evo Bluestein demonstrates the main steps that make up his style of playing: Pinch strum (for rhythm accompaniment), Pinch strum (for melody picking) and Full Rhythm strum (for melody picking). Start at the beginning of the DVD. Repeat each segment, playing along with Evo, until you can duplicate what Evo is doing.
Instruments: Autoharp, Folk