Music of the Shakers for Mountain Dulcimer Book

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96468

Music of the Shakers for Mountain Dulcimer 
by Neal Hellman

Product Number: 96468 
ISBN: 078662597X 
Publisher: Mel Bay Pub., Inc. 
Difficulty Level: Intermediate 
Format: Book

Simple and unpretentious, the diatonic musice of the Shakers lies well on the moutain dulcimer. The lyrics to these songs offer a universal message of love and understanding, often with a joyous sense of humor. The author provides historical insights and program notes for the 30 tunes included here. This delightful, informative book is illustrated with photos of craft work and period print reproductions depicting the Shaker way of life. Written in standard notation and mountain dulcimer tab. 

CONTENTS

 

Song Title:

Composer/Source:

'Parting Glass' March (March No.63) Arr. By Neal Hellman
Back Manner Tune (No.1) Arr. By Neal Hellman
Back Manner Tune (No.2) Arr. By Neal Hellman
By Freedom Invited Issachar Bates, Arr. By Neal Hellman
Canterbury Solemn Song Arr. By Neal Hellman
Come Life, Shaker Life Issachar Bates, Arr. By Neal Hellman
F.M.'S March Arr. By Neal Hellman
Father James's Song Arr. By Neal Hellman
Holy Order Tune Arr. By Neal Hellman
I Want To Gather Down Arr. By Neal Hellman
I Will Bow And Be Simple Arr. By Neal Hellman
I Will Walk With My Children Arr. By Neal Hellman
Like Pretty Birds Arr. By Neal Hellman
Love Is Little Arr. By Neal Hellman
Lovely Love Music: Eunice Wyeth, Lyrics: Eunice Bathrick, Arr.
Mother Ann's Song (No.2) Ann Lee, Arr. By Neal Hellman
Mother Has Come With Her Beautiful Song Paulina Springer, Arr. By Neal Hellman
Music On The Mountains Isaac Trotter, Arr. By Neal Hellman
My Carnal Life I Will Lay Down Rob Brereton, Arr. By Neal Hellman
Noggin Of Love Arr. By Neal Hellman
Now, My Dear Companions Augustus P. Blase, Arr. By Neal Hellman
O Little Children Arr. By Neal Hellman
O Lord Protect Thy Chosen Flock Arr. By Neal Hellman
Pleasant Walk Arr. By Neal Hellman
Shuffling Song Arr. By Neal Hellman
Simple Gifts Arr. By Neal Hellman
Simple Gifts (Key Of G-Simplest Version) Arr. By Neal Hellman
South Union March (No.22) Harvey L. Eades, Arr. By Neal Hellman
The Ancients Song Of Mourning Arr. By Neal Hellman
The Burning Day John Lockwood, Arr. By Neal Hellman
The Humble Heart Music: Thomas Hammond, Jr., Lyrics: Eunice Wyeth, 
The Saviour's Watchword Arr. By Neal Hellman
Tree Of Life Otis Sawyer, Arr. By Neal Hellman

 


Collections: Accessories

Category: Dulcimer Book

Type: Dulcimer Book


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