This book presents fretted dulcimer arrangements of 58 Stephen Collins Foster classics. Each song is written as a melody line in standard notation with dulcimer tablature beneath plus complete lyrics, historical notes, and suggested guitar chords. Cover graphics from the original nineteenth century sheet music publications lend grace and authenticity, and songwriters and music historians will find much interest in this book. the tunings used are DAD, DAA, DGD, and DAA#D. Intended for experienced beginners to intermediate players, many of these pieces require a 6 1/2 fret dulcimer and a capo.His songs are infinitely singable and playable on the dulcimer as well as any other instrument and that is the reason that after 130 years Stephen Foster is still well ... The tunings used in this book are DAD, DAA, DGD and DAAllD. ... Each piece is written as a melody line in standard notation with three-line tablature beneath.
|Title||:||Stephen Foster for Mountain Dulcimer|
|Publisher||:||Mel Bay Publications - 2011-02-07|