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A Fiddle Player's Guide To Jamming composed by Carl Yaffey and John Sherman. For Fiddle. Saddle-stitched, Improvisation. Country. Beginning-Intermediate. Book/CD Set. 32 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20889BCD).
ISBN 9780786673582. Country. 8.5 x 11 inches.
This book presents everything a beginning or intermediate fiddler player needs to know to participate in a jam session. There are sections that describe the anatomy of a jam session, jam session etiquette, chords and keys for jamming, and vamping. A play-along CD is included with 9 typical bluegrass jam tunes. The tunes are played twice: once with the tune played on the left channel and a verbal description on the right channel, and once in stereo.
- (01) Preface
- (02) About the CD
- (03) Acknowledgements
- (04) Anatomy of a Jam Session
- (05) Chords and Keys for Jamming
- (06) Bluegrass Rhythm
- (07) What Can I Bring to the Jam?
- (08) Laying Back
- (09) Percussive Vamping
- (10) Percussive Vamping with Bounce
- (11) Rhythmic Chordal Vamping
- (12) Melodic Fills
- (13) Playing a Parallel Harmony Line
- (14) Taking a Solo
- (15) Index of Double Stop Chords for Vamping
- (16) Participating in a Jam Session
- (17) Jamming Etiquette
- (18) Appendix 1 - Some Typical Guitar Chords
- (19) Appendix 2 - Resources
- (20) Appendix 3 - Some Rules for Jamming
- (21) Appendix 4 - CD Tunes
- (22) About the Authors
- (23) Hot Corn, Cold Corn
- (24) Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms
- (25) Nine Pound Hammer
- (26) John Henry
- (27) Two Little Boys
- (28) Columbus Stockade Blues
- (29) Down the Road
- (30) Little Maggie
- (31) John Hardy
A Fiddle Player's Guide To Jamming
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