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Ithaca Fiddle Class, spring 2017

Hi folks!

Here’s a collection of common tunes for the spring session of the fiddle class – give as many as you can a listen/look and we’ll play them together and learn a new one or two.

Very first tunes
Mairis Wedding
Angeline the Baker
Beren Tanz

Irish polkas
Egan’s/Oh the Britches Full of Stitches
John Brosnan’s/Goblachan/Rattlin Bog

Breton tunes
An Dro in A minor/An Dro in B minor

Waltzes
Tombigbee Waltz
Southwind

Jigs
Leg of the Duck/Swallowtail Jig

Slip jigs
The Butterfly
Fig for a Kiss (sheet music)
The Snowy Path

Reels
Glise a Sherbrooke
Dancing Bear

On the harder side…
Tamlin (Celtic reel)
Ashokan Farewell (American waltz)

Week 2, 11:00 class

Tombigbee Waltz

The Lilting Fisherman

The Lilting Fisherman slow

Jerry’s Beaver Hat

Jerry’s Beaver Hat slow

Week 2, 10:00 class

Devil’s Dream

Devil’s Dream slow

Miroirs

Miroirs slow

Bouree d’Auvergne

Bouree d’Auvergne slow

Bouree d’Auvergne viola A part

Week 2, 9:00 class

Swallowtail Jig

Devil’s Dream

The Sligo Maid

The Sligo Maid slow

Maid Behind the Bar

Maid Behind the Bar slow

Week 1, 11:00 class

An Dro in A minor – harmony

An Dro in B minor – harmony

Tombigbee Waltz

An Dro in A minor

An Dro in B minor

Old Joe Clark

Old Joe Clark slow

Week 1, 10:00 class

Connachtman’s Rambles

Connachtman’s Rambles slow

Kesh Jig

Kesh Jig slow

John Brosnan’s

John Brosnan’s slow

Week 1, 9:00 class

Road to Errogie

Road to Errogie slow

Silver Spear

Silver Spear slow

Ship in Full Sail

Ship in Full Sail slow