Composed by Kathryn Tickell. Guitar Mixed Folio; Piano/Vocal/Chords; Songbooks. Folk. Book. 152 pages. Faber Music #12-0571542875. Published by Faber Music (AP.12-0571542875).
ISBN 9781234567891. English.
Folk Tunes from the Women, is a tune book like no other! This is a bumper book of over 150 contemporary tunes from 100 composers from Britain and Ireland, all from different areas, traditions and backgrounds and has been curated by the Northumbrian piper and fiddle player Kathryn Tickell. There's a wide selection of Jigs, Hornpipes, Reels, Airs, Marches, Polkas, Waltzes, Mazurkas and a heap of tunes which don't fall into a natural category.
All tunes are presented as melody lines with chord symbols, making it the most useful book for teachers and players alike.