What You’ll Learn
10 beautiful melodic solo fingerstyle guitar arrangements from the traditional music of Ireland, Scotland and America.
Explore a range of tunings including Standard (3 arrangements), DADGAD (3 arrangements) and Open G Major (1 arrangement), Open D minor (1 arrangement) and Drop D (2 arrangements).
Detailed performance notes, overviews of each piece and studio quality MP3 reference recordings.
An ideal companion piece to both volumes of The Traiditon, this book will introduce you to traditional Irish and Scottish airs, reels and jigs alongside American Gospel, Blues and Spirituals.
Tab and Notation for each piece.
Who Is This For?
This book is designed for fingerstyle players of all levels though we suggest 18+ months playing experience. These melodic arrangements sit at a variety of levels to keep you challenged and inspired. Ideal for teachers, students and those who play for enjoyment.
Players who want to develop traditional blues playing styles in addition to thumbpicking workouts that will take you in more of a Tommy Emmanuel/Chet Atkins direction.
Players who are exploring the traditional Celtic fingerstyle techniques of players like John Renbourn, Tony McManus and more.
Track Listing With Audio Samples
- Amazing Grace
- Bridget Cruz
- Just A Closer Walk With Thee
- Lay My Burden Down
- Lord Gordon’s Reel
- Sally Gardens
- Swing Low Sweet Chariot
- The Bucks Of Oranmore
- Wayfaring Stranger
You can download the audio tracks here The Heritage Audio.