Irish Reel Book (Book/CD Set)
for flute, violin, banjo, mandolin, guitar and all melody instruments
Irish Real contains 250 selected pieces of traditional folk music. It encompasses every variety found in Irish music and is divided into categories such as reels, marches, jigs, flings, hornpipes, airs and polkas. You'll also find a series of pieces by the famous Irish harp player Turlough O'Carolan (1670-1738) as well as the melodies of many well-known folk songs. The selection is a representative cross section of traditional dances, harp compositions (Irish classical music) and songs from the distinctive ...more
Product Number:
610307
Format:
Book/CD Set
Skill Level:
Beginning-Intermediate
Notation Type:
Standard Notation
Pages:
180
Binding:
Spiral
Size:
9 x 12
ISBN:
3-8992-2023-4
ISBN13:
978-38992-2023-0
Publisher:
AMA Verlag
Date Published:
4/26/2005
Irish Real contains 250 selected pieces of traditional folk music. It encompasses every variety found in Irish music and is divided into categories such as reels, marches, jigs, flings, hornpipes, airs and polkas. You'll also find a series of pieces by the famous Irish harp player Turlough O'Carolan (1670-1738) as well as the melodies of many well-known folk songs. The selection is a representative cross section of traditional dances, harp compositions (Irish classical music) and songs from the distinctive Irish ballad tradition.

All pieces are notated in standard keys of C, G, D and A major used by traditional players and include chord symbols for the accompaniment. In English and German. CD included.

Preface

History

Ensemble

Sessions

The Music

Tips on Chordal 

Accompaniment for Guitar

Arrangements for Guitar

Instruments 

Lilting 

 

I. REELS

Drowsy Maggie 

Cooley's Reel 

Abbey Reel

Dan Breen's Reel

Molly McCarthy                                                              

Red Haired Maid 

Peter Street 

Within a Mile of Dublin 

Hornless Cow

Dublin Lasses 

Teetotaler's Fancy 

Fair Haired

Johnny's Wedding 

Sligo Maid 

Sheehan's Reel 

Star of Munster 

Pigeon on the Gate 

Providence Reel

Galway Roundabouts

Killavil Reel 

New Policeman 

Roscommon Reel

Musical Priest 

Eileen O'Callaghan's Reel 

Drunken Landlady 

Boys of the Lough 

Man of the House 

Swallowtail 

Donegal Reel

Ships Are Sailing 

Bucks of Oranmore 

Wind That Shakes the Barley 

First of May 

Handsome Ploughboy 

Fiddler's Contest

 

II.  MARCHES

O'Neill's March

Brian Boru's March

Battle of Aughrim

Lord Mayo

Marching to Drogheda

Johnny Cope

Mc Namara's March

 

III. JIGS

DOUBLE JIGS

Three Little Drummers

Road to Lisdoonvarna

Dancing master

Top of Cork Road

Humors of Tralibane

Eastern Harper

Molly Brallaghan

Humors of Limerick

Barrack Hill

New married Couple

Black Rogue

Johnny the Jumper

Basket of Turf

John White's Mother

Humors of Ballydehob

Trip to Sligo

My Darling Asleep

Runaway Jig

Tim the Thatcher

Old Man's Delight

Blarney Pilgrim

Morrison Jig 

I Will If You Can

Fairy Jig

Tripping Up the Stairs

Lonely Jig

Stray away Child

Lilting Banshee

Fair Haired Boy

Munster Buttermilk

Orphan

Humors of Kesh

Priest's Delight

Father O'Flynn

Frost Is All Over

Connaughtman's Ramble

 

SLIP JIGS/HOP JIGS

Drops of Brandy 

Last Night's Fun 

Foxhunter's Jig 

Dusty Miller 

Port an Deorai 

Comb Your Hair and Curl It 

Rocky Road to Dublin 

Moll Roe 

Hunting the Hare 

Give Us a Drink of Water 

A Fig for a Kiss 

Dublin Street 

Swaggering Jig 

I Have a Wife of My Own 

Spatter the Dew 

Dever the Dancer   

Humors of Whiskey 

Boys of Ballysadare 

Irish Girl 

 

SLIDES

Padraig O'Keeffe's Slide 

Gleanntán Slide 

Merrily Kissed the Quaker 

 Mary Willie's 

Danny Ab's Slide 

Michael Murphy's Slide 

Johnny Murphy's Slide 

Dingle Regatta 

Padraig's Slide   

 

IV.  FLINGS

Monnymusk 

Timpan Reel

The Fairies 

Flax in Bloom 

Love Won't You Marry Me 

 

V.  HORNPIPES

Kildare Fancy 

Woods of Kilkenny 

Liverpool Hornpipe 

McMahon's Hornpipe 

Tomgraney Castle 

Bantry Bay 

Paddy Mack 

Fisher's Hornpipe

Higgin's Hornpipe 

Ballyoran Hornpipe 

Chief O'Neill's Hornpipe 

Heather Gien

Ballymanus Fair

Rights of Man

Little Stack of Wheat

Cronin's Hornpipe

Derry Hornpipe 

Golden Castle 

Sean Healy's Hornpipe

Pretty Maggie Morrissey

 

VI.  AIRS

 Give Me Your Hand

 Banks of the Suir

 My Fair Love Is Leaving Me

 Sioban Dhuibhir

 You'll Never Deceive Me Again

 Southwind

 Shady Bohereen

 Has Sorrow Thy Young Days Shaded

 Summertime

 

VII.  POLKAS

John Ryan's Polka

Dennis Murphy's Polka

Kerry Polka

Humors of Listowel

Ballyhoura Mountains

Bag of Spuds

Tom Vicar's Polka

Cappamore Polka

Padraig O'Keeffe's Polka

Ballydesmond Polka

Knockabout Polka

Farewell to Whiskey

 

VIII.  CAROLAN’S TUNES

Lord Inchiquin

Planxty Brown

One Bottle More

George Brabazon II

Constantine Maguire

John O'Connor

Planxty Sweeny

Lamentation of Owen Roe O'Neill

Carolan's Quarrel with the Landlady

Carolan's Welcome

Blind Mary

Robert Jordan

Planxty Kelly

Mrs. Anne Mac Dermott Roe

Planxty Hugh O'Donnell 

Morgan Magan

Planxty Irwin

Miss Murphy

Sheebeg and Sheemore

Fine Toast to Hewlett

Planxty George Brabazon

Carolan's Concerto

Lament for Terence Mac Donough

Kean O'Hara

All Alive

Princess Royal

Bumper Squire Jones

Captain O'Kain

Squire Wood's Lamentation on the Refusal of His Halfpence

Fanny Poer

Planxty Lady Wrixon

Clergy's Lamentation

Two William Davises

Mrs. Judge

Lady Gethin

Carolan's Draught

Ode to Whiskey

Carolan's Receipt for Drinking Whiskey

Carolan's Dream (Carolan's Farewell to Music)

IX.  FOLK SONGS 

Roddy McCorley

Black Velvet Band

Valley of Knockanure 

Lark in the Morning 

Jolly Beggar

Johnny, I Hardly Knew Yeh 

Curragh of Kildare 

Spanish Lady 

Blacksmith     

Lifeboat Mona

Well Below the Valley

Hills of Connemara

Limerick Rake

Glory Oh, to Our Bold Fenian Men

Henry Joy

Nightingale 

Maids When You're Young

Red Is the Rose

Master McGrath

Foggy Dew

Cait Ni Dubhir

Spancill Hili

Will You Come to the Bower

Whiskey in the Jar

Lowlands of Holland

Star of the County Down

Wild Rover

Skibbereen

Follow Me Up to Carlow

I'll Tell Me Ma

In Dublin's Fair City

Galway Bay

Paddy's Green Shamrock Shore

James Conolly

A Nation Once Again

Raggle Taggle Gypsies

Salley Gardens

St. Patrick Was a Gentleman

Greenland Whale Fisheries 

Parting Glass

Blarney Roses

Pat Murphy's Meadow

Dirty Old Town

Lanigan's Ball

All for Me Grog

Men Behind the Wire

Dicey Riley

As I Roved Out

Kelly the Boy from Killarne

Arthur McBride

Four Green Fields

Butcher Boy

Only Our Rivers Run Free 

I'm a Rover

Sea Around Us

Leaving of Liverpool

Carrickfergus

Danny Boy

Mermaid

 

FINGERING CHARTS

Guitar

Mandolin/lrish Banjo (G-D-A-E)

Tin Whistle in D

 

 
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