Music and tunes for the wooden concert flute · New flute tutor by Fintan Vallely
Including the basics of playing traditional music and a selection of over 100 tunes for all instruments.
A unique visual and descriptive ‘method’ for all levels of learning and playing on the keyed and unkeyed ‘Irish’ wooden flutes. Tried and tested, this is a greatly expanded and improved update of the very first Irish flute tutor which was published in 1986. Its 136 pages are packed with background information and suitable for all from the most basic to the most advanced levels. The book covers breathing and ornamentation techniques, has a hundred and five notated tunes and a companion CDs with 180 tracks of tuition, ornamentation and music examples. This ‘method’ is perfectly suited too to the tin whistle.
The book was launched on Wednesday, 27th November, 2013, at the Harcourt Hotel, Dublin. [Read more…]