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Irish Folk Music Fake Book

Irish Folk Music Fake Book

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Learn 50 Irish Folk Songs for Fiddle or Violin! Every Celtic fiddle tune includes standard notes and fiddle TAB, two-page song spreads to avoid page turns, bowing directions for every note, and audio downloads for every song!

No complicated Celtic folk songs here! Instead, each Irish fiddle tune is arranged for easy accessibility for musicians of any age or ability.

This easy Irish Folk Music Fake Book is the best way to learn traditional Celtic folk songs on fiddle or violin.

With each song, you'll get:

  • Standard Notation & Fiddle TAB
  • Easy-to-read, medium-sized notes
  • Two-page spreads to eliminate page turns
  • Bowing Directions for Every Note
  • Downloadable and streamable demonstration tracks for all 50 songs

Fiddle instructor and author Megan Lynch Chowning presents 50 easy-to-learn fiddle arrangements of traditional Irish folk music songs. This is the ultimate fiddle sheet music songbook for learning Celtic folk songsÑfast!

The 50 Irish Folk Songs:

  • A Fig for a Kiss
  • Ballydesmond No. 2
  • Banish Misfortune
  • Banshee
  • Blarney Pilgrim
  • Boys of Bluehill
  • Britches Full of Stitches
  • Castle Kelly
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Connaughtman's Rambles
  • Drowsy Maggie
  • Dunmore Lasses
  • Earl's Chair
  • Farewell to Ireland
  • Foxhunter
  • Gravel Walks
  • Harvest Home
  • Haste to the Wedding
  • Irish Washerwoman
  • Kerry Polka
  • Kesh Jig
  • Kid on the Mountain
  • King of the Fairies
  • Lark in the Clear Air
  • Lark in the Morning
  • Little Beggarman
  • Londonderry Air
  • Maggie in the Woods
  • Maid Behind the Bar
  • Merry Blacksmith
  • Miss McLeod's Reel
  • Monaghan
  • Morning Dew
  • Off to California
  • Out on the Ocean
  • Rakish Paddy
  • Rights of Man
  • Rocky Road to Dublin
  • Rose in the Heather
  • Saint Anne's Reel
  • Ships Are Sailing
  • S’ Beag S’ Mor
  • Silver Spear
  • Star of Munster
  • Swallowtail Jig
  • Tabhair Dom Do L‡mh
  • Temperance Reel
  • Toss the Feathers
  • Wind That Shakes the Barley
  • Wise Maid

BONUS: Includes customer support! Questions during practice? Just email us, and we'll happily help you!

ABOUT MEGAN LYNCH CHOWNING: Originally from Redding, California, Megan Lynch Chowning is a seven-time national fiddle champion, touring musician, Grammy-nominated recording artist (for her participation in the John Hartford Fiddle Tune Project), teacher, singer, and flatfooter. She spent four years touring with legendary country artists Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan, and has played with bluegrass stars Dale Ann Bradley, Roland White, Larry Cordle, Jim Hurst, Chris Jones, 3 Fox Drive, Due West, Christ Stuart, and BEML (her duo with Bill Evans).

Megan has fiddled and sung on dozens of projects and released a series of entirely solo fiddle albums, focusing on crowdsourcing fabulous but slightly obscure fiddle tunes. She has taught fiddle and vocals at prestigious camps such as Augusta Heritage Week, Nimblefingers, Sore Fingers Bluegrass Week in the UK, Walker Creek Music Camp, and the California Bluegrass Association Camp, among many others. Megan has also judged the National Fiddle Championships three times, as well as many state championships throughout the country. She's the co-director (with her husband, Adam) of the IBMA-award-winning Nashville Acoustic Camps and a teacher for the popular online platform fiddlevideo.com. Megan is also an accomplished author. In December 2022, she released 16 Easy Bluegrass and Old-Time Fiddle Songs to critical acclaim.

FREE access to audio demos Ð downloadable or streamable Ð for all three arrangements of each song!

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