World's Largest Sheet Music Selection


The Fiddling Cellist

By Renata Bratt

Cello - Intermediate-Advanced
Composed by Renata Bratt. Saddle-stitched, Methods. Fiddle Tunes. Book/CD Set. 80 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20591BCD).

Item Number: MB.20591BCD

ISBN 9780786658640. Fiddle Tunes. 9 x 11.75 inches.

A comprehensive resource to prepare intermediate and advanced cello students to play fiddle music. Eighteen fiddle tunes with chords in styles found in typical fiddle jam sessions - Celtic, Old Time and Bluegrass. Each tune arranged for two or three cellos and accompanied by short studies teaching idiomatic bass lines and back-up harmony as well as improvisational soloing over the chord changes. Companion CD includes all examples with guitar accompaniment.

  • Big Scioty Duet  
  • Bill Cheatham 
  • Cherokee Shuffle An Octave Higher  
  • Cherokee Shuffle as Played by Darol Anger  
  • Cherokee Shuffle Duet  
  • Cripple Creek Variation Two Accompaniment  
  • Cripple Creek Variations  
  • Down in the Willow Garden Duet  
  • Down in the Willow Garden Variaiton  
  • Elzic's Farewell Duet  
  • Fire On The Mountain 
  • Fisher's Hornpipe Duet  
  • Fisher's Hornpipe Variations  
  • Great BIg Taters  
  • Great Big Taters with Open Strings  
  • Liberty Duet  
  • Rubber Dolly 
  • Saint Anne's Reel 
  • Saint Anne's Reel - Twin Cello  
  • Shebeg, Shemor Cello Two  
  • Shebeg, Shemor Duet  
  • Star of the County Down Duet  
  • Star of the County Down with Grace Notes  
  • Tam Lin Duet  
  • The Eighth Of January 
  • The Girl That Broke My Heart 
  • The Road to Lisdoonvarna Duet  

Buy Together




14% off

Buy both for $36.00

AddtoCart Print
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Difficulty Level:
  • September 05, 2011 easy and pleasant

    As my second try, melodies are agreable and help very well to fiddle the cello

    17 of 29 people found this review helpful.
    Was this review useful? Yes No