Pat Kirtley: Introduction To Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar

DVDs / Videos | Guitar

Catalogue No: GW303
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor
The ideal chance to become familiar with the stirring and heart-warming world of Celtic music on the fingerstyle Guitar, with award-winning performer Pat Kirtley. Kirtley teaches six traditional tunes from Ireland and Scotland in the DADGAD open tuning. The arrangements are designed for guitarists that already possess a fairly confident playing ability, but are looking to explore new worlds of tonality and musical heritage.
You will learn
  • The structure and form of Celtic tunes
  • How to understand and play dance rhythms such as the Jig and Reel
  • How to identify different types of tune within the genre
  • How to play authentic Celtic ornaments from fiddle and wind techniques
  • How to embellish a melody
  • The importance of the DADGAD tuning
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 06 December 2005
Length: 90
Language: English