Mark O'Connor - The Championship Years 1975-1984 (Book)
94585
This book shows how Mark adapted what he learned from Benny Thomasson to produce an original voice in fiddle tune variation, becoming the most celebrated fiddle in recent history. Contains meticulously accurate transcriptions of the album of the same name. Includes hoe-downs, schottisches, waltzes, jigs, rags and polkas. The text details the first phase of Mark's career, during which he established a new standard for old-time fiddling. Several of the arrangements are presented more than once, with different ...more
Product Number:
94585
Format:
Book
Skill Level:
Intermediate-Advanced
Pages:
200
Binding:
Perfect Binding
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
1-5622-2201-5
ISBN13:
978-15622-2201-7
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
6/1/1991
This book shows how Mark adapted what he learned from Benny Thomasson to produce an original voice in fiddle tune variation, becoming the most celebrated fiddle in recent history. Contains meticulously accurate transcriptions of the album of the same name. Includes hoe-downs, schottisches, waltzes, jigs, rags and polkas. The text details the first phase of Mark's career, during which he established a new standard for old-time fiddling. Several of the arrangements are presented more than once, with different arrangements and even keys to exhibit Mark's musical growth, stimulated by his continuing challenges to himself. Also included are an interview with Mark O'Connor by the transcriber and several photos from Mark's personal collection. Late intermediate to advanced in difficulty.
Allentown Polka      
Arkansas Traveller      
Beaumont Rag      
Bill Cheatum      
Billy In The Lowground      
Black And White Rag 1      
Black And White Rag 2      
Brilliancy 1      
Brilliancy 2      
Choctaw      
Dill Pickle Rag 1      
Dill Pickle Rag 2      
Don't Let The Deal Go Down      
Dusty Miller      
Golden Eagle Hornpipe      
Grandfather Polka 1      
Grandfather Polka 2      
Grandfather Polka 3      
Grey Eagle 1      
Grey Eagle 2      
Grey Eagle 3      
Hell Among The Yearlings      
Herman's Hornpipe      
Herman's Rag 1      
Herman's Rag 2      
Herman's Rag 3      
I Don't Love Nobody 1      
I Don't Love Nobody 2      
Jesse Polka      
Leather Britches      
Sally Ann      
Sally Goodwin 1      
Sally Goodwin 2      
Sally Johnson      
Tom And Jerry 1      
Tom And Jerry 2      
Tugboat      
Wednesday Night Waltz      
Westphalia Waltz      
Yellow Rose Waltz      
 
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