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Irish Folk Tunes for Viola
60 Traditional Pieces Sheet Music Book
By Benedict Taylor

Book/Online Audio Viola - intermediate
60 Traditional Pieces. Composed by Benedict Taylor. This edition: Saddle stitching. Sheet music with CD. String. Folk, Irish. Softcover Audio Online. 40 pages. Schott Music #ED13649D. Published by Schott Music (HL.49044675).

Item Number: HL.49044675

ISBN 9781847615084. 9.0x12.0x0.132 inches. English - French - German.

Violist and composer Benedict Taylor presents a collection of 60 pieces for solo viola. Drawn from the rich tradition of Irish folk music, the collection covers a range of styles including jigs, reels, hornpipes and marches. The volume includes notes on playing styles, and is accompanied by audio with a recording of all tunes. Songs include: The Wandering Minstrel * Donnybrook Fair * The Home Brew * The Skylark * The Kilfenora Lass * Boru's March * Coleman's Cross * McFiveny's Hornpipe * John Doherty's * The Old Green Hills * and more. The accompanying audio is accessed through Hal Leonard's popular MyLibrary system using the provided code. The audio can be streamed or downloaded and includes PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.

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  • January 20, 2016 Irish Folk Tunes for Viola

    An interesting collection mostly jigs which introduces some double stopping. I had bought "Fiddling for Viola" which I can recommend even more but this is fine. I had bought "Irish Favourites" which had mostly songs some of which I enjoyed but some were sert too low in my view "Danny...

    Boy"had a "B" below the viola's range.

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