The Celtic Collection
Mountain DulcimerPrinted Music - 2006
A collection of songs, jigs, hornpipes, airs, polkas, and marches from the Celtic lands of Scotland, Ireland, and England. The songs are arranged for mountain dulcimer primarily in 1-5-8 (Mixolydian) tuning, along with a few tunes in 1-5-5 (Ionian) tuning. The arrangements make use of the capo, as well as playing tunes in Em and Bm, and include a Part II for a suggested harmony on selected songs.. The book is accompanied by a CD recording of each tune. Song titles include: George Brabazon, Off She Goes, Irish Lamentation, Keel Row, Water Is Wide, Loch Lomond, Foggy Dew, and many more. Intermediate playing level suggested.
Publisher: Pacific, MO : Mel Bay, c2006
Characteristics: 48 p. of music : port. ; 27 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Alternative Title: Mel Bay presents the Celtic collection