Favorite Old-Time American Songs For Dulcimer

Books | Dulcimer

Catalogue No: MLB97189
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album
This giant book features over 100 of America's favorite folk songs, expertly arranged for the Appalachian dulcimer. Children's songs, work songs, old Anglo-American ballads, songs of strife and freedom, love songs and much, much more are all gathered here in arrangements suitable for the beginning and intermediate player. The songs come from all over – old books and sheet music, transcriptions from field recordings, but mostly from the singing of countless folks in kitchens and festival hallways, street corners and concert stages. Songs include Poor Wayfaring Stranger, Tenting Tonight, Don't Let Your Deal Go Down, Oh, Death, Careless Love, and many, many more. Tunings used include D-A-D and D-A-A, as well as C-G-C and C-G-G and several modal tunings. All are playable on any three or four-stringed dulcimer. Some use a 6 1/2 fret. Includes information on reading music and TAB, notes on transposing, and a useful index of songs by tuning. In standard notation and TAB, with guitar chords.
ISBN: 9780786671786
Published on: 07 February 2013
No of pages: 232
Language: English
 
     

      Musicroom Reviews

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      4
      Très bon Song Book ,"une mine d'or" pour les joueurs de Dulcimer . En tablature et solfège . A la fin des partitions une petite explication sur l' histoire de la chanson... Accessible aux débutants , et les plus expérimentés y trouveront leur bonheur ....
      Anonymous - (FRENES, France)
      4
      Très bon song book ,tout en anglais .Les morceaux sont écris en tablature et solfège .Le petit plus : l'auteur fait un petit historique sur l'origine des chansons . Les amateurs de Dulcimer et de musique Old Time ne seront pas déçu , ils feront un voyage à travers le temps ...... Que du bonheur .
      Anonymous - (FRENES, France)

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