Chip "Dr. Horsehair" Cohen puts a new twist on traditional music with Tall Tales and Twin Fiddles, a collection of old-time tunes arranged for fiddle duet, with comical "bogus history" of the music, and illustrations by Jesse Springer.
Contents: Angelina Baker, Battle of Glencoe, Bayou Pom Pom, Bill Cheatham, Bill Sullivan's Polka, Cripple Creek, Fannie Power, Fisher's Hornpipe, Flop Eared Mule, Hop High Ladies, Jenny Lynn Polka, June Apple, MacPhearson's Lament, Magpie, Old Joe Clark, Over the Waterfall, Petronella, Soldier's Joy, The Night Booth Shot Lincoln, Whiskey Before Breakfast, Whiteaker Waltz.
Tall Tales and Twin Fiddles includes a free audio download with recordings of both solo fiddle and twin fiddle arrangements of all the tunes in the book.
“I love the tunes and the arrangements! Great for playing with friends, and it emboldened me to find my own harmonies on tunes.” –Donna O’Neill
“The tales are unbelievably hilarious, as good tall tales should be.” – Amy Burrow, Oregon Old Time Fiddlers Association
"Every time I open my copy of Tall Tales and Twin Fiddles I find something new to amuse me and the harmony parts have improved my playing." - Lawrence Huntley
"I'm consistently delighted with the clarity and beauty of Chip's arrangements." -Gary Baran
United States, Eugene, OR, 97402
Payment Option Notes:
Buy online at chipcohenmusic.com/merch
Returns not accepted.
Condition of Item(s):
'Online Fiddle Contests' 10 hrs
'Minstrel fiddle? ' 12 hrs
'Banish Misfortune' 18 hrs
'History behind tune names' 21 hrs
'Hurting my ears' 1 day