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Spicing Up Fiddle Tunes for Guitar and Mandolin

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This book has ten common fiddle tunes all tricked out with variations of all types. The best way to get an idea of these is to listen to the solos on my mp3 page. I put together this book for a group class I taught and the students liked the arrangements so much that I decided to make it available to the public. This book is primarily for those who already play these common tunes, but feel like they need to push further to develop more progressive solos for the guitar and/or mandolin. If you feel like you're stuck in a rut with your playing this book can help you get invigorated with all new approaches. As in all of my books, it's as user friendly as possible - spiral bound to stay open and never a page turn needed. Just putting these arrangements together immensely improved my playing. This book is in tablature only for both guitar and mandolin.

Arkansas Traveler
Bill Cheatum
Billy in the Lowground
Blackberry Blossom
Old Joe Clark
Sally Goodin
Salt Creek
Soldier's Joy
Turkey in the Straw
Whiskey Before Breakfast


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Updated March 13, 2016