Appalachian Fiddle Tunes for Clawhammer Banjo
by Ken Perlman
This comprehensive collection features over 100 note-for-note skillfully-crafted clawhammer banjo arrangements of “old-time” Southern fiddle tunes, in clear tablature - with suggested guitar chords at a wide variety of skill levels. It contains most of the tunes played in concert or recorded by author Ken Perlman and renowned Appalachian-style fiddler Alan Jabbour, plus over 50 more classic tunes from Ed Haley, Edden Hammons, John Salyer and many other iconic roots fiddlers. More Details...
- Chapter 1. Introduction
- Chapter 2. Tablature and Techniques
- Chapter 3. More Pointers on Technique and Style
- Chapter 4. Syncopation in Clawhammer
- Chapter 5. Try These Tunes First!!
- Chapter 6. Tunes in G and G-Modal (with E-Modal)
- Chapter 7. Tunes in D and D-Modal
- Chapter 8. Tunes in A and A-Modal
- Chapter 9. Tunes in C
- Appendix A. Fiddlers’ Hall of Fame
- Appendix B. Alphabetical List of Tunes and Online Playlist
- Appendix C. Ken Perlman Bibliography and Discography