Exploring Klezmer Fiddle
Exploring Klezmer Fiddle, An Introduction to Klezmer Styles, Technique and History. Published by Edition Schott. (68 pgs)
This book, compiled and written by Chris Haigh, aims to give the fiddle player a thorough understanding of the Klezmer genre and a clear idea of the technique required to play with an authentic feel.
- The history of Klezmer
- Playing technique
- Modes and scales
- Klezmer repertoire
- Regional and individual styles
- Extensive discography, bibliography and glossary of Yiddish terms
Includes a CD with performances and demonstrations by the author.