by Bill Ochs
The age-old sounds of Ireland, England, Scotland and early America come to life with this remarkable book and CD for tin whistle players of all levels. Originally produced for the famous Clarke tin whistle, the set is compatible with all tin whistles and pennywhistles in the key of D. No previous knowledge of music is necessary. The lessons are so clear and easy to follow that a complete beginner can learn to play a simple tune at first sitting. Then through a specially selected series of folk tunes, beginners are carefully guided through all the basics of playing. Intermediate and advanced players will enjoy exploring the books exciting collection of traditional music from England, Ireland, Scotland, and early America. There are 83 pieces in all--jigs, reels, fife tunes, Highland flings and more--each played on the CD by virtuoso performer and teacher, Bill Ochs.