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Scottish Folk Tunes: 54 Traditional Pieces for Accordion [With CD] Ian Lowthian

Scottish Folk Tunes: 54 Traditional Pieces for Accordion [With CD]

Ian Lowthian

Published July 1st 2007
ISBN : 9781902455884
Paperback
108 pages
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 About the Book 

MiscThis book is a mixture of traditional and contemporary tunes from the Scottish accordionists repertoire. It explores the common tune types played in Scotland, such as the Jig, Reel, Strathspey, Slow Air, Waltz, March and Polka. Some tunes areMoreMiscThis book is a mixture of traditional and contemporary tunes from the Scottish accordionists repertoire. It explores the common tune types played in Scotland, such as the Jig, Reel, Strathspey, Slow Air, Waltz, March and Polka. Some tunes are arranged in a traditional, dance music style, where others have been set with a more contemporary feel. Strong emphasis has been placed on the use of the left hand to enhance the style and arrangement. Includes a history of the accordion in Scotland, and also a CD of performances by Ian Lowthian.