Celtic Songs & Slow Airs for Mountain Dulcimer

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Book/Online audio set. This collection draws on Celtic traditions that have been with us for hundreds of years. Dozens of tunes with excellent historical and performance notes. Arranged so that each works both as an air and as a song. Complete lyrics, some in Gaelic, with translations. All pieces are on the audio. Note/tab. Beginner/intermediate. Spiralbound, 104 pp.   More Details...

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  • Introduction
  • About the Author
  • Author’s Note
  • Playing Tips & Notes
  • A Stór mo Chroí (Treasure of My Heart)
  • Banks of Claudy, The
  • Beauty in Tears
  • Blind Mary
  • Bonny Light Horseman
  • Caoineadh an Spailpín (The Lament of the Spalpeen)
  • Courting Is a Pleasure
  • Down by the Sally Gardens (a.k.a. The Maid of the Mourne Shore)
  • Éamonn a’ Chnoic (Ned of the Hill)
  • Farewell to Tarwathie
  • Flower of Magherally, The
  • Flowers of the Forest
  • Gabhaim Molta Bríde (A Prayer for St. Bridget)
  • Heroes of St. Valery
  • Lowlands of Holland, The
  • MacPherson’s Farewell
  • Maid of Coolmore, The
  • Martha, the Flower of Sweet Strabane
  • Mary’s Dream
  • Mo Ghile Mear (My Spirited Love)
  • Month of January
  • Parting Glass, The
  • Planxty Connor
  • Praties, The
  • Separation of the Soul from the Body
  • Sí Beag Sí Mór (Little Fairy Hill and Big Fairy Hill)
  • Sliabh na mBan (The Women’s Mountain)
  • Snows They Melt the Soonest, The
  • Star of the County Down
  • Such a Parcel of Rogues
  • When I Was on Horseback—Melody Arrangement
  • When I Was on Horseback—Vocal Arrangement
  • Will Ye No Come Back Again?
  • Ye Banks & Braes
Appendix of Additional Lyrics
  • Down By the Sally Gardens/Maid of Mourne Shore
  • Éamonn a’ Chnoic (Ned of the Hill)
  • Flowers of the Forest
  • Lowlands of Holland, The
  • Mo Ghile Mear (My Spirited Love)