Irish Session Tunes - The Green Book (100 Irish Dance Tunes and Airs). Edited by Geraldine Cotter. For Fiddle, Tinwhistle, Pennywhistle. Music Sales America. Irish, Folk, Celtic. 64 pages. Ossian Publications #OMB141. Published by Ossian Publications (HL.14016244).
ISBN 1900428563. Irish, Folk, Celtic. 8.25x12 inches.
This series contains over 100 Irish dance tunes and airs in each volume. The collections contain a varied selection of widely played and lesser-known tunes, divided into different dance rhythms, and then sorted into sets of similar tunes to be played at Irish sessions. The range of the tunes are particularly suitable for the fiddle, but can be used on other instruments.
The “green book” includes jigs, reels, hornpipes, set dances, slow airs and more, in simple form for musicians of all levels. Ideal for the pennywhistle, tinwhistle, flute or pipes. Songs include: Dan the Cobbler • Open the Door • Miss Monaghan • Dunphy's • The Orange Rogue • Anach Cuain • and many more.