150 Gems of Irish Music for Flute (eBook+Online Audio)
98216BCDEB
Grey Larsen, in the 150 Gems collections, has given us a most welcome follow-up to his encyclopedic volume, The Essential Guide to Irish Flute and Tin Whistle (Mel Bay Publications, 2003) and The Essential Tin Whistle Toolbox (Mel Bay Publications, 2004). The Gems feature not only meticulously-selected tunes, but represent the first major offerings that use Larsen's innovative system of notating Irish ornamentation. These books and online audio will help players gain a deeper understanding of the Irish musi ...more
Product Number:
98216BCDEB
Format:
eBook+Online Audio
Skill Level:
Advanced
Notation Type:
Standard Notation
Pages:
132
Binding:
eBook
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
1-6191-1415-1
ISBN13:
978-16191-1415-9
Series:
None
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
7/6/2016
Grey Larsen, in the 150 Gems collections, has given us a most welcome follow-up to his encyclopedic volume, The Essential Guide to Irish Flute and Tin Whistle (Mel Bay Publications, 2003) and The Essential Tin Whistle Toolbox (Mel Bay Publications, 2004). The Gems feature not only meticulously-selected tunes, but represent the first major offerings that use Larsen's innovative system of notating Irish ornamentation. These books and online audio will help players gain a deeper understanding of the Irish musical tradition as well as provide new material to enhance the experience of the solo player and Irish session participant alike. Includes access to online audio.
150 Gems of Irish Music for Flute

Dedication........................................................................................................................................................3

Acknowledgments and Credits..........................................................................................................................4

Introduction .....................................................................................................................................................5

Chapter One: Ornamentation and Its Notation .............................................................................................12

Chapter Two: Modes and Other Notation Matters .........................................................................................27

Chapter Three: Breathing and Phrasing...........................................................................................................33

SECTION ONE: Flute-Friendly Tunes...................................................................................................................47

Jigs.........................................................................................................................................................48

Reels ......................................................................................................................................................60

Hornpipes..............................................................................................................................................73

Other Tune Types ..................................................................................................................................77

SECTION TWO: Tunes of Non-Wind Origin .......................................................................................................83

Jigs.........................................................................................................................................................84

Reels ......................................................................................................................................................88

Hornpipes..............................................................................................................................................93

Other Tune Types...................................................................................................................................95

SECTION THREE: Tunes Requiring the Use of Keys ............................................................................................99

Jigs.......................................................................................................................................................100

Reels ....................................................................................................................................................104

Hornpipes............................................................................................................................................108

Other Tune Types.................................................................................................................................110

Appendix: Playing Tunes on Non-D Flutes...................................................................................................112

Contents of the Companion CDs.................................................................................................................124

Index of Tune Titles ......................................................................................................................................126

Index of Tunes by Tune Type ........................................................................................................................127

Index of Tune Sources...................................................................................................................................128

About the Author..........................................................................................................................................129

Books and Recordings by Grey Larsen..........................................................................................................129

 
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