Synopses & Reviews
This informative package provides 98 traditional old-time tunes with bowing and chords. The tunes are grouped by key and non-standard string tunings are explained and demonstrated. All the tunes are played by the editor, Pete Cooper, on the accopanying CD to further assist students to master their performances. Appropriate for grade 3 level and above students (intermediate to advanced). Tunes include: Bill Cheatem * Cotton-Eyed Joe * Jaybird * Possum on a Rail * Shortenin' Bread * Turkey in the Straw * and many more.
Collection of popular American fiddle music grouped by key, including: Turkey in the Straw, Shortenin' Bread, Cotton Eyed Joe, and more. With notes on tuning, bowing, and regional playing styles. Intermediate to Advanced Level.