This is Ceol Tracks first publication of an Irish traditional music tutor and tune book. It is a great resource for beginners or anyone interested to learn traditional Irish music. It contains finger placement charts for popular session instruments, including Fiddle, Accordion, Concertina, Tin Whistle, Flute, Banjo and Uilleann Pipes. It combines easy to read Alpha ABC note name along with classic score and chord progressions. Each tune has a dedicated page, making it easier to concentrate on learning a new tune. This book is spiral bound making it easy for you to place on a music stand or flat surface, concentrating on one tune.
The book also includes a companion reference CD and a link to download free session paced accompaniment, see book for details. The included CD plays at a learning pace and the online tracks are played at a steady session pace. The reference CD will improve your listening of tunes as you play along and enhance your timing, rhythm and will build confidence playing with other session instruments.
Some key features:
- 64 Popular easy to read session tunes.
- Finger placement charts for Fiddle, Accordion, Concertina, Tin Whistle, Flute, Banjo and Uilleann Pipes.
- Easy to read tune layout.
- Basic music theory.
- Free reference tutor CD.
- Link to session paced audio download.
- Wire bound for easy placement on music stands and flat surfaces.