The Greek Fiddler
For Violin with Optional Easy Violin and Guitar. Arranged by Edward Huws Jones. 44 pages. 9x12 inches. Published by Boosey & Hawkes.
The latest addition to the best-selling Fiddler series focuses on the rich, diverse and pure folk tradition of Greece. A wide variety of styles is presented, featuring music from Crete, the Peloponnese, the Balkans, Asia Minor and mainland Greece. Exciting rhythms and interesting modes combine to produce high spirited pieces, some of which will already be familiar to lovers of Greek culture world-wide. Flexible arrangements for violin and piano with optional easy violin, violin accompaniment, and chord symbols. Includes 17 pieces.