Hungarian Fiddle Tunes (143 Traditional Pieces for Violin). Composed by Various. Edited by Chris Haigh. Arranged by Chris Haigh. For Fiddle, Violin. String. Softcover with CD. 92 pages. Schott Music #ED13493. Published by Schott Music (HL.49019379).
ISBN 1847612792. 9x12 inches.
'Hungarian Fiddle Tunes' presents a collection of over 140 pieces for solo violin drawn from the rich tradition of Hungarian folk music. With tunes covering a range of styles from Verbunkos, to Csárdás, to Magyar nóta, experienced folk fiddler Chris Haigh provides notes on all of the pieces, explaining technical aspects of the playing style. The volume is accompanied by a CD with a recording of all tunes performed by Chris. German and French translations of all texts are available as free pdf downloads from the Schott Music website. Suitable for players of grades 3-8. Part of the best-selling 'World Music Series,' which also includes Fiddle music from England, Ireland, Scotland, Eastern Europe, America, Argentina, India, China and Korea.