Irish Traditionals (Book/CD Set)
Jigs, Slip Jigs, Reels and Hornpipes arranged for Guitar in DADGAD Tuning
In his new book Irish Traditionals, Chris Burgmann has compiled 26 jigs, slip jigs, reels and hornpipes for guitar. What is special about these pieces is that the guitar strings are tuned to DADGAD. Strings 1, 2 and 6 are each tuned a tone deeper, creating a pitch that seems to be made for these Irish arrangements.

The pieces are written in tablature for the guitarists, but also in conventional notation, so that a fiddle, tin-whistle or even a Uilleann pi ...more
Product Number:
610519
Format:
Book/CD Set
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Notation Type:
Standard Notation and Tab
Pages:
52
Binding:
Saddle Stitched
Size:
8.27 x 11.69
ISBN:
3-9325-8780-4
ISBN13:
978-39325-8780-1
Publisher:
AMA Verlag
Date Published:
9/26/2019
In his new book Irish Traditionals, Chris Burgmann has compiled 26 jigs, slip jigs, reels and hornpipes for guitar. What is special about these pieces is that the guitar strings are tuned to DADGAD. Strings 1, 2 and 6 are each tuned a tone deeper, creating a pitch that seems to be made for these Irish arrangements.

The pieces are written in tablature for the guitarists, but also in conventional notation, so that a fiddle, tin-whistle or even a Uilleann pipe could play along. All tracks are included on the enclosed CD, and the CD also contains more jigs, reals and horn pipes recorded with baroque guitar and bass - just to listen to.

Jigs
01 My Darling Asleep
02 Tobin’s Favorite 
03 The Humour Of Whiskey 
04 Welcome To Cork 
05 Castle Donovan 
06 Katie’s Fancy 
07 The Gallowglass 
08 Miss Casey 
09 The Gobby, O

Slip Jigs
10 Barney Brallaghan 
11 Hunting The Hare 
12 Paddy O’Snap 
13 The Hills Of Ireland 
14 Up And Down Again 

Reels
15 The Rose In The Garden 
16 The Minister’s Daughter 
17 Dooley’s Fancy 
18 Ships Are Sailing 
19 O’Reilly’s Fancy 
20 The Man With The Money

Hornpipes
21 The Cuckoo’s Nest 
22 The Piper’s Despair 
23 The Rose Of Drishane 
24 The Boys Of Bluehill 
25 Harvest Home 
26 The Honeysuckle

 
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