O'Carolan Guitar Arrangements (eBook)
22255EB
Turlough O'Carolan (1670-1738) was the most famous Irish composer of his time. His memorable melodies, influenced both by European classical music and by ancient Gaelic harp traditions, have remained popular through the centuries, and lend themselves especially well to fingerstyle guitar. The arrangements in this volume are of intermediate difficulty and are a pleasure to play for guitarists of almost any skill level. There are a few well-known tunes here, but most of the arrangements are O'Carolan 's lesse ...more
Product Number:
22255EB
Format:
eBook
Pages:
40
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6106-5998-8
ISBN13:
978-16106-5998-7
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
11/29/2011
Turlough O'Carolan (1670-1738) was the most famous Irish composer of his time. His memorable melodies, influenced both by European classical music and by ancient Gaelic harp traditions, have remained popular through the centuries, and lend themselves especially well to fingerstyle guitar. The arrangements in this volume are of intermediate difficulty and are a pleasure to play for guitarists of almost any skill level. There are a few well-known tunes here, but most of the arrangements are O'Carolan 's lesser known works, though they rank with his best music.
O'Carolan Guitar Arrangements

Biography ..................................................................................3
Notes on the Tunes ....................................................................4
The Seas are Deep ....................................................................8
Richard Cusack ..........................................................................9
John O’Connor ........................................................................10
Lady Gethin ............................................................................12
Lady Wrixon ............................................................................13
Carolan’s Cottage ....................................................................14
Captain Magan ........................................................................16
Bumper Squire Jones................................................................17
Miss Murphy ............................................................................18
Bridget Cruise #1 ....................................................................19
Bridget Cruise #2 ....................................................................20
Bridget Cruise #3 ....................................................................21
Bridget Cruise #4 ....................................................................22
Planxty Browne........................................................................24
Hugh O’Donnell ......................................................................26
Colonel John Irwin ..................................................................28
All Alive ..................................................................................29
Fanny Power ............................................................................30
Carolan’s Cup ..........................................................................31
Mrs. Cole ................................................................................32
Lord Inchiquin ........................................................................34
Michael O’Connor ..................................................................36
The Two William Davises ........................................................38
About the Arranger ..................................................................40
 
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