The American Fiddler is a collection of Old-time, Bluegras, Cajun and Texas Style fiddle tunes of the USA. Published by Boosey & Hawkes. 9x12 inches. 36 pages.
American, Bluegrass, Cajun, Classical, Contemporary. Softcover with CD.
Edward Huws Jones' popular series of traditional fiddle repertoire, now available with expertly-recorded audio CD. Containing colorful instrumental backing tracks and full demonstrations, the new audio resource will aid and inspire your private practice and public performance alike. The violin edition includes an optional easy violin part and guitar chords, while the complete edition also includes both keyboard and violin accompaniments. Either format is highly flexible, which means the music can be played as solos, duets or trios as well as with larger ensembles. Contents: Arkansas Traveller • Old Joe Clark • Turkey in the Straw • Little Maggie • Stoney Point • Salt River • Wagoner • Little Sadie • Cotton-eyed Joe • The Eighth of January • Blackberry Blossom • Fire on the Mountain • Bill Cheatem • East Tennessee Blues • Dusty Miller • Leather Britches • Sally Goodin • Cripple Creek • Johnny peu pas danse (Johnny can't dance) • Bayou noir (Black Bayou Two-Step) • Les flammes d'enfer (The Flames of Hell) • Acadian Two-step • Tom and Jerry • Cotton Patch Rag • Gray Eagle • Ragtime Annie.