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Favorite Dulcimer Arrangements Book

Favorite Dulcimer Arrangements

Karen's dulcimer tab book features the exciting arrangements that she's been performing and teaching for years. The variety of styles ranges from American songs and fiddle tunes to Irish jigs and airs, and many tunes have a second version that uses a different technique or a melody variation. Level: from novice through advanced intermediate. Spiral bound to lay flat. $15.00 + $5 Shipping & Handling

Contents of book:

    All Through the Night (Welsh song), flatpicked/strummed
    All Through the Night, fingerpicked
    Another Jig Will Do (Irish jig)
    Britches Full of Stitches (Irish polka)
    Bury Me Beneath the Willow (US), strummed
    Bury Me Beneath the Willow, crosspicked
    Captain O'Kane (Irish-O'Carolan), flatpicked/strummed
    Captain O'Kane, fingerpicked
    Julia Delaney (Irish reel with 1-1/2 fret)
    Kitchen Gal (US, uses capo)
    Kitchen Gal, jig variation
    Mickey Chewing Bubble Gum (Irish polka)
    Morpeth Rant (English)
    New World Waltz (classical, fingerpicked)
    Phelim's Little Boat (Irish lullaby)
    Pinch of Snuff (Irish reel)
    Redwing (US, in DGD)
    Redwing, variation on melody
    Run Boy Run (US, with 1-1/2 fret)
    Sarah Armstrong's (US)
    Shady Grove (US)
    Shortnin' Bread (US)
    Shortnin' Bread, variation
    Star Above the Garter (Irish jig)

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