FORUM

Please have a look at our Forum Rules. Lets keep this forum an enjoyable place to visit.

A A A
Avatar

Please consider registering
guest

sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —






— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
The Book - Hill Country Tunes
Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) 
Avatar
iBud
Honolulu, HI
Members

Regulars
November 10, 2014 - 6:23 pm
Member Since: August 28, 2014
Forum Posts: 376
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Aloha everyone,

I went to this site, which has the complete book "Hill Country Tunes" free for download.  It contains 95 tunes as well as other interesting commentary.  This is American fiddle music, so the ornamentation is probably a little different from Celtic or Canadian music.  I have yet to delve deep into the book, but thought I would share what I found.

 

Keep Calm and Fiddle (or Viddle) On!

violin-1267 

Keep-Calm-and-Fiddle-On-small-2.jpg

 

 

 

Avatar
VickieD
Members

Regulars
November 10, 2014 - 7:25 pm
Member Since: July 26, 2014
Forum Posts: 130
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Thanks @iBud ~~ always interesting to read about the tunes and the artists. Thanks for sharing.semiquaver-1214

"A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?
~~Albert Einstein

Avatar
coolpinkone
California, the place of my heart
Members

Regulars
November 11, 2014 - 7:35 pm
Member Since: January 11, 2012
Forum Posts: 3754
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

@iBud 

wowsa..thanks   :)

Vibrato Desperato.... Desperately seeking vibrato

Avatar
Ferret
Byron Bay Australia
Members

Regulars
November 12, 2014 - 8:29 pm
Member Since: April 22, 2012
Forum Posts: 1575
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Thanks @iBud 

A great download mate

Seen it all. Done it all. Can't remember most of dunno ..... What was I saying???? facepalm

Avatar
Tyberius
Members

Regulars
November 12, 2014 - 8:41 pm
Member Since: November 8, 2012
Forum Posts: 555
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I had that link once upon a time, but lost it on a system crash. I appreciate you posting that. Good links at the bottom too. cheers

"I find your lack of Fiddle, disturbing" - Darth Vader

Forum Timezone: America/New_York

Most Users Ever Online: 231

Currently Online:
38 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today Ginnysg
Upcoming HeadCheese, lakelivr, harvestman, fiddlinmama

Top Posters:

coolpinkone: 3754

Mad_Wed: 2849

Barry: 2661

Fiddlestix: 2637

Oliver: 2439

DanielB: 2379

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 1

Members: 3552

Moderators: 0

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 16

Forums: 56

Topics: 6439

Posts: 80296

Newest Members:

dbsimon, stirlingite771, mdedmon, coreshanethi, wisco kid, Yael

Administrators: Fiddlerman: 11694, KindaScratchy: 1650