By Dick Weissman & Mike Connolly. This book gives the beginning fiddler an immediate grasp of the fundamentals of fiddling in an instructive and entertaining way. Chord symbols are also included so that the reader can play with accompaniment such as guitar, piano or banjo.
Title: Mel Bay's Easy Fiddle Solos, Published by Mel Bay Publications, Item number: 96546BCD
Traditional Scottish carols, wassail tunes, strathspeys and reels for the celebration of Christmas, Hogmanay, and the New Year. Contains arrangements of pieces featured on "A Scottish Christmas" Compact Disc by Bonnie Rideout, along with some additional Christmas melodies, lesser-known tunes from Scotland with seasonal titles, and a few classics unrelated to Christmas. Helpful program notes are presented for each song.
* 'Smairg A Chiurradh Spiocaire
* A Mhisg A Chur An Lolig Oirn (Christmas Carousing)
* Adeste Fideles (O Come, All Ye Faithful)
* Ale Is Dear
* All Sons Of Adam (The Christmas Medley)
* Auld Lang Syne
* Baloo, Lammy
* Bhliadhn Ur (New Year's Day)
* Bottom Of The Punch Bowl
* Cheap Mutton
* Christmas Carousing
* Christmas Day I' Da Moornin'
* Christmas Round A 4 Voci
* Da Caald Nights O'winter
* Da' Day Dawis (The Day Dawns)
* Duan Nollaig (Christmas Duanag)
* Gaasepigens Sang (Goosegirl's Song)
* Gloomy Winter
* God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
* Greensleeves (What Child is This?)
* Hark The Bonny Christ Church Bells
* Here We Come A-Wassailing
* New Christmas
* New Year's Day
* O Come, O Come Emmanuel
* On Christmas Night
* Poca Sil An T-Sealgair
* Rorate (Nativity)
* Siud A Leinibh (Rock Thee, O Child)
* Sound Of Sleat
* Taladh Ar Slanair (Our Saviour Thee)
* Taladh Chriosta (Christ Child Lullaby)
* What Child Is This? (Greensleeves)
* Yeoman's Carol
Title: A Scottish Christmas for Fiddle, Published by Mel Bay Publications
Sonatina V and VI, TWV 41: E1, F1 in E Major and F Major for Violin
Please Note: This is a Piano Accompaniment Disc Only. It is intended to be used as a practice and performance tool. The String Part for this piece must be purchased separately. Study CDs were developed in order to provide every musician, regardless of his or her level, with an exciting and dependable chamber music experience. Because practicing without an accompaniment leaves the instrumentalist unprepared for lessons and rehearsals, PLAY IT solves the musical puzzle in the practice room, creating a dynamic, fun practice session. With up to 4 different tempi, PLAY IT is as effective as a metronome, and more pleasant to hear. Correct rhythm, steady tempi, a just-tuned grand piano: PLAY IT offers you a highly professional practice situation.
Title: Sonatina V and VI, TWV 41: E1, F1 in E Major and F Major for Violin, By Telemann, Georg Philipp, Published by Famiro, Item number: FMP10148
This unique songbook is a collection of 30 Christmas classics especially arranged for the ukulele. Features a foreword by Jumpin' Jim, chord charts, instructions on how to use the book, and festive holiday illustrations throughout. Tunes include: Auld Lang Syne; Deck the Halls; The First Nowell; Jingle Bells; Joy to the World; O Come, All Ye Faithful; Silent Night; and more. 6 3/4" x 10 1/2" format.
This series takes the student from the first day of holding the instrument and bow on to an understanding of all the finger patterns, the concept of keys, all the scales and into varying rhythms. Special advantages include: learn to read notes not numbers or letters; develop strength in all four fingers from the very beginning; play only one song or exercise per page with no other distractions; understand the concepts of scales and keys; think of rhythm in terms of descriptive words, not numbers; play the melody on every page, not harmony parts.
Book I What's a Frog: violins and basses learn notes on the E string; violas and cellos learn notes on the C string, then all learn the notes on the A string.
Book II What's a Key: Students learn the notes on the D and G strings playing the same songs as in Book I.
Book III What's Another Pattern: Students learn the names of the notes and play other scales and related pieces in all keys, using patterns. Now the student is ready to play the rest of Suzuki Level Book 1, as well as easy etudes and solos.
Companion Books Include What's a Tiny Tot Tune and What's a Happy Tune.
Title: What's A.............Series, By Klim, Jennie Lou, Published by Beachside Publications