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Exploring Klezmer Fiddle (Book & CD)



An Introduction to Klezmer Styles, Technique & History by Chris Haigh. Includes a CD of Demo Tracks.

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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.


  - Introduction
  - The History Of Klezmer
  - Emigration
  - Ornamentation And Technique
  - Klezmer Modes And Sclaes
  - Klezmer Repertoire
  - The Southern Repertoire
  - The Doina
  - CD Track Listing

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