Complete Irish Flute Book

by Mizzy McCaskill & Dona Gilliam
$24.83
sku: 02-96332M
Book with online audio. While the wooden flute is traditionally used in Irish music, a growing number of folk players have adopted the silver flute as an alternative. This book presents the silver or Boehm flutist with a method for learning authentic Irish ornamentation. Provides detailed fingering charts, exercises, and technical essays for learning to execute ornaments in the Irish style through a wealth of hornpipes, reels, jigs, set dances, slow airs and songs. Focuses not only on musical accuracy, but stylistic authenticity as well. Online audio contains 26 of the 101 tunes from the book. 192 pp.   More Details...
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Book with online audio. While the wooden flute is traditionally used in Irish music, a growing number of folk players have adopted the silver flute as an alternative. This book presents the silver or Boehm flutist with a method for learning authentic Irish ornamentation. Provides detailed fingering charts, exercises, and technical essays for learning to execute ornaments in the Irish style through a wealth of hornpipes, reels, jigs, set dances, slow airs and songs. Focuses not only on musical accuracy, but stylistic authenticity as well. Online audio contains 26 of the 101 tunes from the book. 192 pp.