Guide to Octave Mandolin and Bouzouki (Book + 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:
99540M
Format:
Book + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Intermediate-Advanced
Notation Type:
Standard Notation and Tab
Pages:
160
Binding:
Perfect Binding
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
0-7866-8679-0
ISBN13:
978-07866-8679-7
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
7/17/2015
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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