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Italian Songs & Arias for Accordion by Gary Dahl. For Accordion (Keyboard). Solos. Italian. Intermediate. Book. 80 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.98219). ISBN 9780786647095. Italian. 8.75x11.75 inches. This book contains many arias as well as traditional favorites that have never been arranged for accordion, utilizing all of its superb orchestral capabilities. Some of the world's greatest composers and singers have expressed themselves in this sublime musical language. The contents include arias such as Nessun Dorma, Quando men vo, and O mio babbino caro, to name a few.
Instruments: Piano, Organ, Accordion, Piano and Keyboard, Folk
Genres: Italian, World
Traditional Southern Italian Mandolin and Fiddle Tunes Book/CD Set by John LaBarbera. For Mandolin. Solos. Italian play along. Beginning-Intermediate. Book/CD Set. 92 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.21488BCD). ISBN 9780786677832. Italian play along. 8.75x11.75 inches. The first and foremost Italian mandolin book dedicated to the traditional music from Southern Italy. Written in standard notation and mandolin tablature with guitar and mandolin chord accompaniment, this book introduces the reader to the various authentic folk songs from the regions of Campagnia, Calabria, Puglia, Sicily and Sardinia. With detailed descriptions of the songs and dances, historical and technical information about tarantella and pizzica music, the book will increase the knowledge and repertoire of Italian folk music for both beginners and professional musicians alike. The book provides an excellent foundation needed to play in the style of the music. With preparatory technical studies, the student will learn the Italian style of tremolo, picking, and rhythms that accentuate the music. Together with the accompanying CD, the student will be able to play along and follow the precise nuances that distinguish the music. --The first and foremost Italian mandolin book dedicated to the traditional music from Southern Italy. --Written in standard notation and mandolin tablature, with guitar and mandolin chords --The reader will learn authentic folk songs, together with historical and technical information about tarantella and pizzica music --For beginners and professional musicians who want to expand their repertoire of Italian folk music . The first and foremost comprehensive mandolin book focusing on traditional Southern Italian folk music --Teaches playing techniques and historical information about the mandolin, tarantella and Italian folk music --An important asset for beginners to professional musicians interested in expanding their knowledge and repertoire of Italian folk music.
Instruments: Mandolin, Folk
Genres: Italian, World