Wedding Klezmerantics (Arranged for String Kapelye (Two Violins, Bass & Guitar)). Arranged by S.W. Milstein. For Bass, Guitar, Violin, B-flat Instruments. Tara Books. Jewish. 101 pages. Tara Publications #WDSMI01B. Published by Tara Publications (HL.330580).
ISBN 063402132X. Jewish. 9x12 inches.
This album is an attempt to recreate an early Klezmer sound, using the guitar as the modern string counterpart of the lute, as well as the traditional violins and bass. The selections are 19th and 20th century classics of their genre, and include: Anniversary Waltz • Expectation Waltz • Freylachs • Processional (Hassidic Melody) • Simon Tov • Wedding “Crowning” Ceremony • and more. The book includes pull-out parts for Second Violin and Bass, as well as B-Flat Transpositions.