World's Hottest Fiddlers
Fiddle - Intermediate
Composed by Drew Beisswenger. Saddle-stitched, Transcribed Solos. Country. Book. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20281).
Item Number: MB.20281
ISBN 9780786671410. 8.5 x 11 inches.
All the fiddle tunes on the CD The World's Hottest Fiddlers (C.M.H. Productions 8651; 2002), except one, are transcribed in detail for this book. These fifteen cuts, which include seventeen tunes, incorporate old-time standards such as "Sally Ann" as played by Kenny Baker, bluegrass standards such as "Orange Blossom Special" as played by Steve Thomas, Texas swing tunes such as "Beaumont Rag" as played by Johnny Gimble, and song tunes such as "Blue Moon of Kentucky" as played by Benny Martin. Other highlights include the complete twin fiddling parts for Benny Martin and Buddy Spicher's "Down Yonder," and the twin fiddle parts for Johnny Gimble's "Black and White Rag." Eleven other tunes are featured by fiddlers Barbara Lamb, Mike Hartgrove, Glen Duncan, Sonny Mead, Ramona Jones, Paul Warren, and Fiddlin' Red Herron.
- Beaumont Rag Performed by Arranged By Martin Christian
- Bile 'em Cabbage Down Performed by Arranged By Martin Christian
- Black And White Rag Performed by Arranged By Martin Christian
- Blue Moon Of Kentucky Performed by Bill Monroe
- Down Yonder
- Foggy Mountain Breakdown Performed by Earl Scruggs
- Grey Eagle Performed by Arranged By Martin Christian
- Hotel California Performed by Don Henley, Glenn Fry & Don Felder
- Orange Blossom Special Performed by Ervin T. Rouse
- Pretty Red Wing
- Ragtime Annie Performed by Arranged By Martin Christian
- Ramblin' Man Performed by Forrest Richard Betts
- Ramona's Choice
- Sally Ann
- Sweet Georgia Brown Performed by Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard And Kenneth Casey