Guide to Octave Mandolin and Bouzouki (eBook + Online Audio)
Twenty tunes in styles from Irish to American, in a variety of tunings, melody and accompaniment, presented in standard notation and tablature, with a stereo audio download (left channel melody, right channel accompaniment). Left and right hand techniques and chord voicings are thoroughly discussed. For the first time, the Celtic style "woven texture" accompaniment unique to the instrument is fully notated. Unique to the book are melodic Irish ornamentation, blues, jazz, American fiddle tunes with variation ...more
Product Number:
99540BCDEB
Format:
eBook + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Intermediate-Advanced
Pages:
160
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6106-5777-2
ISBN13:
978-16106-5777-8
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
8/18/2011
Twenty tunes in styles from Irish to American, in a variety of tunings, melody and accompaniment, presented in standard notation and tablature, with a stereo audio download (left channel melody, right channel accompaniment). Left and right hand techniques and chord voicings are thoroughly discussed. For the first time, the Celtic style "woven texture" accompaniment unique to the instrument is fully notated. Unique to the book are melodic Irish ornamentation, blues, jazz, American fiddle tunes with variations and improvisations (all fully notated), and a chapter "Breaking Away From Block Chords" extending knowledge of the fingerboard.  Includes access to online audio.

Ace of Spades            Benny Thomasson 

Are You Thinking What I'm Thinking?  

Arkansas Traveller 

Bit of Ginger            Joe Derrane 

Cooley's 

Doherty's Favorite              Michael Coleman 

Free Floating Blues  

Galway Bay            Tommy Peoples 

Gold Ring                Andy McGann 

Hickey's           Paddy Cronin 

Kid on the Mountain            Michael Coleman 

La Partida             Ruthie Dornfield 

Men of Ulster          Paddy Cronin 

Peter Street           John Skelton and Seamus Connolly 

Rights of Man             Paddy O'Brien 

Swede Gorgeous  

T Train blues  

The Copper Plate             Joe Derrane 

The Western            Michael Coleman and James Kelly 

Woman of the House              Michael Coleman 

 
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