The Beginning Harper's Tunebook is currently out of stock. The new edition is expected to be back from the printer by 9/21/16.
||52 traditional tunes arranged for beginners. Each tune is
provided in two keys. The book includes two CDs with recordings of
each tune in both a slow and more up-to-speed version to allow the harper
to play along.
125 pages of music and over two hours of recorded music for the price of only $32 (plus $7.75 priority mail shipping within the U.S.)
Four tune samples are available. This sampler contains the first lines of four tunes included in this book. These tunes are of increasing levels of difficulty and give an idea of what the book includes.
This book is also available without the two CDs for $24 (plus $7.75 priority mail shipping within the U.S.)
Downloadable VersionsThis book is available in three downloadable versions:
All tunes in this book are available as digital scores via PDF files with
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Who might benefit from this book?
|Aberystwyth||Little Red Lark|
|All Through the Night||Lochaber No More|
|Auld Lang Syne (two melodies)||Londonderry Air|
|Beloved Gregor||Mermaid's Song|
|Black Nag||Morag of Dunvegan|
|Brian Boru||Morning Has Broken|
|Broom of the Cowdenknowes||Nonesuch|
|Christ Child Lullaby (sample)||Over the Hill and Over the Dale|
|Come By the Hills||Portsmouth|
|Cradle Song||Rory Dall's Port|
|Donald Blue||Scottish Branle (sample)|
|Down By the Salley Gardens||Simple Gifts|
|Fig for a Kiss||Skye Boat Song|
|Fisherman's Song for Attracting the Seals||Slane|
|Friendly Beasts||Song of the Kelpie|
|Galician Waltz||South Wind|
|Hawk that Swoops on High||St. Columba|
|Hector the Hero (sample)||Star of the County Down|
|Hop Tu Naa (sample)||Stumpie|
|It's Time to Go Home||Washing Song|
|Kelsterne Gardens||Water is Wide|
|Land of the Trees|
Spiral bound, 133 pages.
Price $32, plus $7.75 shipping (Priority Mail, U.S. only.)
Price $24 without the two CDs, plus $7.75 shipping (Priority Mail, U.S. only.)
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