American Fiddle Tunes for Solo and Ensemble - Violin 1&2 by Craig Duncan. For Violin. Ensemble (Mixed). Fiddle Tunes. Beginning. Book. 64 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.99386).
ISBN 9780786658213. Fiddle Tunes. 8.75" x 11.75" inches.
This collection contains 16 traditional fiddling tunes from across North America. They are arranged in a theme and variation format, typical of American fiddling. The authentic fiddling style harmonies are written so that various combinations from solo instrument with piano to duets and trios to full string quartet/orchestra are possible. Included are two violin parts and piano accompaniment. American Fiddle Tunes for Solo and Ensemble books are written as ensemble books, so they can be played as solo books with piano accompaniment or together as ensemble.
Location: from Bass Harbor, Maine
April 18, 2009
American Fiddle Tunes for two violins is an excellent resource for fiddlers. I like the arrangements very much and they are great fun to play and to listen to. You can even even get beginning cello players to join in using just the chord notes.
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