The American Fiddler

Old-time, Bluegrass, Cajun and Texas Style fiddle tunes of the USA
Fiddler Collection

for: 1–2 violins, piano; guitar ad lib.

Piano score, solo part, playback-CD

Item no.610532
EditorEdward Huws Jones
Leveleasymedium
Scope86 pages; 23 × 30.5 cm
Release year2012
Publisher/ProducerBoosey & Hawkes
Producer No.BH 12396
ISBN9780851626611
ISMN9790060123962
25.00 €
In stock. Delivery time: 1–2 working days (Germany )
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Description

Edward Huws Jones’ popular series of traditional fiddle repertoire, now available with expertly-recorded audio CD. Containing colourful instrumental backing tracks and full demonstrations, the new audio resource will aid and inspire your private practice and public performance alike. These generous collections of authentic music, some familiar, some more exotic, but all of it faithfully arranged, enable you to create your own ceilidh, bluegrass club or charanga band.

The violin edition includes optional easy violin part and guitar chords, whilst the complete edition also includes both keyboard and violin accompaniments. Either format is highly flexible, which means the musiccan be played as solos, duets or trios as well as with larger ensembles.Edwards Huws Jones has travelled extensively researching fiddle-playing traditions. In each book he explains the background of the particular musical style, giving his own suggestions for a lively performance.

Content

  • Arkansas Traveller
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Turkey In The Straw
  • Little Maggie
  • Stoney Point
  • Salt River
  • Wagoner
  • Little Sadie
  • Cotton-eyed Joe
  • The Eighth Of January
  • Blackberry Blossom
  • Fire On The Mountain
  • Bill Cheatem
  • East Tennessee Blues
  • Dusty Miller
  • Leather Britiches
  • Sally Goodin
  • Cripple Creek
  • Johnny Peu Pas Danse
  • Bayou Noir
  • Les Flammes D'Enfer
  • Adadian Two-step
  • Tom And Jerry
  • Cotton Patch Rag
  • Gray Eagle
  • Ragtime Annie