Handy with the Stick

Books | Violin

Author: Brendan Taaffe
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album
A collection of interviews of the top fiddlers in the Irish tradition, Handy with the Stick brings together previously published magazine pieces with new work to present a broad view of Irish fiddling. Interviewees include Tommy Peoples, Siobhan Peoples, Paddy Glackin, Matt Cranitch, John Carty, Brendan McGlinchey, Caoimhin O Raghallaigh and Sarah Blair. Historical pieces include Junior Crehan, Patrick Kelly and Sean Ryan. By looking at players from multiple eras and regional styles, Handy with the Stick deepens our understanding of the people involved in Irish traditional music. Each chapter is accompanied by transcriptions of representative fiddle tunes, some of which are previously unpublished originals. •
ISBN: 9780786680672
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 24 July 2009
No of pages: 60
Language: English
Catalogue No: MLB21805

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