Canadian Fiddle Tunes

by Iain Fraser
$22.99
sku: 49-944903
Book/CD pack. Drawn from the rich tradition of Canadian folk music, this collection of 60 pieces covers a range of regional styles including Cape Breton, Quebecois, Old Time, Metis, Newfoundland, and others. Includes notes on tune types and selected individual pieces. Every tune is played on the CD by the author. Intermediate. 56 pp.   More Details...

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Tunes:

Newfoundland:

  • Sam's Jig
  • The Captain and his Whiskers
  • Banks of Newfoundland
  • Round Old Rub's Garden
  • I Got a Bonnet Trimmed with Blue
  • Emile's Reel

Cape Breton:

  • Dusky Meadow
  • Sandy Cameron
  • My Brother's Letter
  • West Mabou Reel
  • Old Time Wedding Reel No. 1
  • Old Time Wedding Reel No. 2
  • Old Time Wedding Reel No. 3
  • The Munster Lass
  • Light and Airy
  • The Old Dutch Churn

Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick:

  • Jerome's Farewell to Gibraltar
  • Homeward Bound
  • The Moccasin Shuffle
  • The Brae Reel
  • The Miramichi Fire
  • La Marmotteuse
  • The Mouth of the River Tovique

Old-Time, Down East:

  • The Westphalia Waltz
  • John A. Cameron's Jig
  • Chirning Butter
  • The Avon Breakdown
  • Lou Sullivan's Breakdown
  • The Varsouvianna
  • Blackberry Quadrille/Reel
  • The Flowers of Edinburgh
  • Clarinet Polka
  • Circassian Circle
  • Seven Step Polka

French-Canadian:

  • Valse des Bebes
  • Valse des Nations
  • Reel de Ste-Anne
  • Monkey Musik
  • Reel du Pendu
  • Le Brandy
  • La Grande Gigue Simple
  • La Bastingue
  • Reel de Rimouski
  • Les Joyeuse Quebecoise
  • Reel Béatrice
  • La Belle Catherine
  • Reel de Pointe-au-Pic

Métis:

  • Red River Jig 1
  • Red River Jig 2
  • Archie Linklater's Handkerchief Dance
  • Charlie Peter Charlie's Rabbit Dance
  • Old Crow Duck Dance
  • Crooked Stove Pipe

Ukrainian:

  • Dowbush Koszak
  • Kolomayka No. 2
  • Mazurka
  • Bandura Waltz

Western:

  • Cabri Waltz
  • Kitty O'Neil
  • Qu'Appelle Valley Breakdown