Tomas O'Canainn Tomas' Tunebook

Code: DI110
Fifty new tunes of Irish dance music composed by Tomás O Canainn, suitable for all traditional players. Many of the tunes in this book have already entered the repertoire of musicians in Ireland and further afield.

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Get you feet moving with a collection of fifty original Irish dance tunes bu Tomás Ó Canainn. Compiled and adapted from Ó Canainn's vast repertoire of folk melodies, reels, jigs and other dances, there's a tune to be found here for every occasion. Furthermore, Ó Canainn provides a full guide to his approach with these melodies and their origins, helping you to achieve an authentic and spirited performance as well as a greater understanding of the tunes themselves.
Suitable for all instruments in C, and presented in treble clef.

Contents :

Ard Barra Jig
At Swim With Two Birds
Castleisland Ivyleaf
Claudine's Polka
Cork 800 Jig
Crawford Art Gallery
Diarmuid's Jig
Dun Ciovain Reel
Dungourney Battery
Ennismore Potter
Falkland Frolics
Fermoy Lad
Fishing Reel
Fr. Ryan's Hornpipe
Galvins Of Fair Hill
Ger's Twenty-First
Glanmire Gallop
Helen's Fancy
Jigger Knot
Johnny's Twenty-First
Kinsella An File
Langholm Reel
Lorient Polka
Lower Drum Roll
Lurgan Jig
Mangan's Reel
Muckle Toon
New Bishop
Nuala's Fiddle
Old Denmark
Pauline's Birthday
Pauline's Polka
Pennyburn Hornpipe
Pope's Quay Reel
Red Abbey Polka
Reel Thing
Somerton Park
St. Anthony's Road
Tam's Jig
The Moss Road To Dungiven
Theodore Street
Una's 'Boston' Reel
Union Quay
Wellington Road
White's Cross Pony
Why So?
With Marley To Galicia
Z-Transform Ree


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Song Book, Music Book,
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