By Peter Cooper. This outstanding book offers a practical guide to the art of Irish fiddle playing. It presents 80 traditional tunes including reels, jugs, hornpipes, polkas, and more. All complete with bowings and chords. Some music reading ability required.
A unique yet simple format makes the Easiest Guitar Chord Book valuable for any guitarist. The chords are shown in a 3-dimensional visual format and are classified as easy, standard, full-sounding, barre, jazz, and rock power forms. (Guitar chords are shown in each of these categories where applicable.) In each key, major, minor, dominant 7th, minor 7th, major 7th, diminished, and augmented guitar chord forms are presented. 20 pages.
Traditional American Fiddle Tunes Volume One: Hoedowns, Breakdowns and Reels. Meticulously collected from recordings, square and contra donces, fiddle contests, jam sessions and individual fiddlers - this book is meant to provide a snapshot of what American fiddlers were playing and listening to in the latter part of the 20th Century. As the vinyl record format disappears from the marketplace, a great deal of recorded fiddle music will no longer be available. In this book, Stacy Phillips shares the fruits of some timely collecting for all fiddlers to enjoy. Bowings, fingerings, and guitar