This book attempts to capture, in a concise manner, some of the diverse sounds that help to make mountain fiddling the exciting art that it is today. All pieces in first position. Chord symbols provided, or you may wish to purchase the companion piano accompaniment.
Title: The Magic of Appalachian Fiddling, By McCabe, Larry, Published by Santorella Publications, Ltd.
This edition contains many of the most requested pieces for the wedding ceremony. Includes: The Bridal Chorus; Ode to Joy; Pachelbel's Canon; (Bach/Gounod) Ave Maria; (Schubert) Ave Maria; The Wedding March and many more. Please Note: The Piano Accompaniment is sold separately.
Title: Popular Wedding Classics for Violin, Edited by Denise A. Gendron, Published by Santorella Publications, Ltd.
This book is filled with wonderful arrangements that are stylistically authentic, full-sounding, yet technically accessible (each arrangement is in the first position). Suitable for recitals, or just practice. Chord symbols are included or you may purchase the piano accompaniment part. Includes a diverse sampling of Irish jigs, reels, hornpipes, polkas, and airs.
Title: The Magic of Irish Fiddling, By McCabe, Larry, Published by Santorella Publications, Ltd.
This collection for violin was compiled with "emerging violinists" in mind and contains a broad assortment of well-known classics written by great composers from several different eras. The violin part is presented with larger print for easy reading and includes a CD accompaniment. Easy/Intermediate level.