Irish Folk Tunes Accordion is a collection of 30 arrangements of traditional tunes including a range of styles such as Reels, Hornpipes, Jigs and more.
Accordionist Gemma Telfer provides notes on all of the tunes, as well as general notes on interpretation. The volume is also accompanied by a CD with a recording of all tunes performed by Gemma. German and French translations of all texts are available as pdf downloads from the Schott Music website. Suitable for players of grades 3-8.
1. A Fig For A Kiss 2. Fred Finn's 3. Bothy Jig 4. Denis Murphy's 5. The Scholar 6. The Morning Star 7. The Humours of Westmeath 8. The Downfall of Paris 9. The Maid On The Green 10. Cuckoo 11. Sweeney's Polka 12. Shandon Bells 13. Mrs Crotty's 14. Paddy The Dandy 15. Kitty's Wedding 16. Off She Goes 17. Glass of Beer 18. Off to California 19. Going to the Well for Water Saint Patrick's Day 21. The Ballydesmond (No.2) 22. Hardiman the Fiddler 23. Chief O'Neill's Favourite 24. Martin Wynne's 25. My Darling Asleep 26. Give Us a Drink of Water 27. Maggie in the Woods 28. Toss the Feathers 29. The Liverpool Hornpipe 30. The Road to Lisdoonvarna