Exploring Klezmer Fiddle
The author of Exploring Folk Fiddle (ED 13460), Exploring Jazz Violin (ED 13351), Discovering Rock Violin (ED 13459), Chris Haigh returns with Exploring Klezmer Fiddle, a practical, down-to-earth, and in-depth tutor book covering all aspects of Klezmer violin technique. The book looks at a variety of styles within the Klezmer tradition, as well as its history and context.
Exploring a wide variety of technical aspects including ornamentation, modes, scales, and repertoire, the book is accompanied by a CD of all pieces performed by Chris Haigh on the violin with a live backing band. Ideal for the budding klezmer musician, or classical player looking for something a little different!
EXPLORING KLEZMER FIDDLE - press reviews
"This book is a fantastically rich introduction and reference book for klezmer violin." - SOPHIE SOLOMON, THE STRAD
The History Of Klezmer
Ornamentation And Technique
Klezmer Modes And Sclaes
The Southern Repertoire
CD Track Listing
This series is ideal for instrumentalists looking to explore popular music styles including Jazz, Rock, Blues and Folk. Written by experts in their fields, the books give you a step by step introduction to the techniques, harmonies and sound worlds of these individual styles. Each book is accompanied by demonstration and live backing tracks on the included CD or audio download.