Easy Irish and Celtic Session Tunes for 5-String Banjo: Best-Loved Jigs and Reels

by Tom Hanway
$20.53
sku: 02-21597M
Book/Online audio set. Rich collection of 68 jigs and reels featuring some of the most cherished tunes played by session players from 21st-century Ireland, Scotland, Wales and the Celtic Diaspora. Hanway demonstrates contemporary "Celtic fingerstyle banjo" through modern techniques and traditional Irish and Celtic melodies using standard G tuning. Also explains the Four Celtic Modes that are found throughout the tunes in this collection. Through these lessons, you'll learn the essentials needed to play stock Irish and Celtic tunes, which can later be combined in medleys to play at sessions. Beginning/intermediate. 96 pp.   More Details...
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Contents:

  • Earl's Chair, The
  • East at Glendart
  • Eighth of January, The
  • Father Kelly's
  • Father O'Flynn
  • Galway Rambler, The
  • Gander in the Pratie Hole
  • Geese in the Bog, The
  • Gentleman Thief, The
  • Gerry's Beaver Hat (Returned Yank)
  • Gillian's Apples
  • Glandyfi
  • Gravel Walk, The
  • Greig's Pipes
  • Happy to Meet and Sorry to Part
  • Hare's Paw, The
  • High Reel, The (A Mixolydian - Capo 2)
  • High Reel, The (A Mixolydian)
  • Humours of Glendart
  • Humours of Tulla, The
  • Jack Broke da Prison Door
  • Jackie Coleman's Reel
  • Killavil Jig, The (Sligo Jig)
  • Lark in the Morning, The
  • Lilting Fisherman, The (Joe Derrane's)
  • Man of the House, The
  • Miracle on the Hudson (Celtic Modal Tuning)
  • Miss Thompson's
  • Monaghan Jig, The
  • My Darling Asleep
  • New Copperplate, The
  • Old Copperplate, The
  • Paddy's Return
  • Rambling Pitchfork, The
  • Reconciliation, The
  • Rolling in the Ryegrass (Shannon Breeze)
  • Rose in the Heather, The
  • Saddle the Pony
  • Silver Spire, The
  • Sliabh Russell
  • Sligo Jig, The (Ryan's Favourite)
  • Swallow's Tail, The
  • Swallowtail Jig, The
  • Tenpenny Bit, The
  • Toss the Feathers (D Mixolydian - D Major)
  • Toss the Feathers (E Dorian)
  • Tros y Garreg (Over the Stone)
  • Wandering Minstrel, The
  • Wise Maid, The
  • Woman of the House, The