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Fiddling for viola : traditional Irish and American fiddle tunes / arranged for viola by Michael H. Hoffheimer.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Main Library MP48 .F54 2000 37684001053133 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0786652454
  • ISBN: 9780786652457
  • Physical Description: 88 p. of music : ill. ; 30 cm.
  • Publisher: Pacific, MO : Mel Bay, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Notated in alto and treble clefs, the latter transposing enabling violinists who read only the treble clef to play the viola with violin fingering.
Includes historical notes on the viola, performance suggestions, and index.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 12).
Formatted Contents Note:
C major fingering: The chanter's tune ; Planxty Fanny Powers ; Obelisk ; New Year's song ; Considine's Grove ; The Glasgow hornpipe ; The banks of the Suir ; The maid on the green ; St. Patrick's Day in the morning ; Belvidere ; Bonaparte crossing the Rhine ; Belles of South Boston ; O'Donnell's hornpipe ; Irish washerwoman ; A fig for a kiss ; Lord McDonald's ; The eight and forty sisters ; Shaw's reel ; The idle road ; Oyster River ; Kate Kearney ; Flowers of Edinburgh ; Miss McCloud's ; The tempest ; Larry O'Gaff ; Green fields of America ; Sault's own hornpipe ; Tête-à-tête = Head-to-head ; The best in the bag ; Lannigan's Ball ; Maggie Brown's favorite ; Cameron's favorite ; Young Francis Mooney ; The glens of Mayo ; Pat Touhey's reel ; The lark in the morning -- G major fingering: Liverpool hornpipe ; The three sea captains ; The Connaughtman's rambles ; The swallow tail ; Staten Island ; Harvest home ; Sheebeg and Sheemore ; Red Cross ; Blind Mary ; Off she goes ; Soldier's joy ; Hewlett ; Lord Inchiquin ; The wind that shakes the barley ; The minstrel's fancy (McElliott's fancy) ; Planxty Irwin ; The road to Lisdoonvarna ; The redhaired boy ; Irishman's heart to the ladies ; Another jig will do ; Myopia ; The boys of Bluehill ; The walls of Liscarrol ; The battle of Aughrin ; The fairy dance ; Carolan's concerto (Mrs. Power) ; Hunting the hare ; Cincinnati hornpipe ; Come dance and sing ; The Mullingar races ; Cherish the ladies ; Rickett's hornpipe ; Jimmy Holmes's favorite ; The sweep's hornpipe -- D major fingering: Haste to the wedding ; Speed the plow ; Lillybullero (Protestant boy's jig) ; Whiskey you're the devil (Portsmouth hornpipe) ; Old as the hills ; Dougherty's fancy ; The rose in the garden ; The clock in the steeple -- F major fingering: Huntsman's hornpipe ; The Rock of Cashel ; Planxty Charles Coote ; Peerless hornpipe ; Carolan's farewell to music -- B♭ major fingering: Southern breeze (Southwind) ; My Dermot ; Fisher's hornpipe -- E♭ major fingering: College hornpipe (Sailor's hornpipe) ; Mountain ranger ; The boss ; Vinton's hornpipe ; Planxty Tobias Peyton.
Subject: Viola music, Arranged.
Fiddle tunes > Ireland
Fiddle tunes > United States
Folk dance music > Ireland
Folk dance music > United States

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