Music By Carolan (The Hibernian Muse)

Books | Recorder, Keyboard

Publisher: Ossian Publications
Format: Sheet Music | Songbook
A refreshing collection of light and exciting Irish tunes for Recorder. This volume contains twelve pieces by one of Ireland's greatest composers, Turlough O'Carolan, all arranged for Recorder and Keyboard by Douglas Gunn, though the melody line is also suitable for Flute, Violin and Oboe or other melody instruments. The Hibernian Muse is a lively and interesting work and represents only a small portion of Carolan's masterful harp compositions and will delight young players, recitalists and audiences. Includes Bumper Squire Jones, O'Rourke's Feast and Madam Maxwell.
ISBN: 9780946005086
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 03 March 2005
No of pages: 40
Language: English
Catalogue No: OMB54

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      6 out of 10


      Ilkley, West Yorkshire GB
      These are jolly, typically quirky Carolan tunes.
      Three pieces could have their endings improved, being flat, weak and unsatisfactory. The keyboard part is fine, complementing the main tune, but the bass is boringly simple.
      Confirmed purchase: 25 September 2014
      Published on: 10 October 2014

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