A Complete Guide to Learning the Irish Fiddle
Book/CD Pack. Waltons Irish Music Books. 112 pages. Waltons Irish Music #WM1309CD. Published by Waltons Irish Music (HL.634022).
Item Number: HL.634022
ISBN 1857202031. 8.25x11.75 inches.
Everything you need to know about the Irish fiddle, from playing your first notes and tunes to advanced solos and ornamentation. This book includes special chapters for beginners, “key points” highlighting essential aspects of fiddle technique, a comprehensive guide to traditional ornamentation and over 80 carefully chosen tunes.
One of Ireland's most exciting fiddle players, Paul McNevin has had an equally influential career as a teacher. During his long association with Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Eireann, he won the All Ireland Slógadh and Pléaracha competitions and received his Comhaltas teaching diplomas in 1991. Paul has toured throughout Europe with the Donal Lunny Band, Damien Quinn and Speranza, among others and has been a regular guest with Stockton's Wing and the Riverdance dancers.