Glengarry Collection: The Highland Fiddle Music of Aonghas Grant Volume 2 (eBook+Online Video)
21526MEB
This book, with accompanying video, is the second and final volume in the Glengarry Collection of Aonghas Grant's Highland fiddle repertoire. The book contains 188 additional slow airs, marches, strathspeys, reels, jigs and hornpipes. Accompanying stories, history and photographs provide additional background to the tunes. This collection focuses on the core of Grant's music - Highland fiddling, and its connections to pipe tunes and Gaelic songs. Some of these tunes have never been published before, while o ...more
Product Number:
21526MEB
Format:
eBook+Online Video
Skill Level:
Advanced
Notation Type:
Standard Notation
Pages:
140
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6191-1616-2
ISBN13:
978-16191-1616-0
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
1/26/2016
This book, with accompanying video, is the second and final volume in the Glengarry Collection of Aonghas Grant's Highland fiddle repertoire. The book contains 188 additional slow airs, marches, strathspeys, reels, jigs and hornpipes. Accompanying stories, history and photographs provide additional background to the tunes. This collection focuses on the core of Grant's music - Highland fiddling, and its connections to pipe tunes and Gaelic songs. Some of these tunes have never been published before, while others are only available in out-of-print books and pipe settings. The collection also includes a number of tunes composed by Grant, and ones composed in his honor. The tunes are fully chorded in a style representative of Grant's band experience. Transcriptions of his bowings, grace notes and stories provide insight into his playing style. Accompanying photos richlyillustrate Grant's music, including images of musicians, family, and scenes from his various careers. The accompanying video download available online includes recordings of Grant's impromptu and passionate performances, featuring 81 selections.
Glengarry Collection: The Highland Fiddle Music of Aonghas Grant

Map: Aonghas Grant’s Scotland………………..ii

Tune Listing……..……………………………..iv

Acknowledgments……………………………..vi

Aonghas Grant, Highland Fiddler…………….vii

Introduction to Volume 2……………………..vii

Using This Collection………………………..viii

Photographs and Illustrations………………….x

Tunes and Stories

Slow Tunes……………………………………..1

Marches……………………………………….37

Strathspeys & Reels…………………………..73

Jigs…………………………………………..107

Hornpipes……………………………………117

Text Index…………………………………...123

Tune Index…………………………………..126

DVD Insert………………………………….130

 
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