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FOLK MUSIC FOR THE VIOLIN LEARNER

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FOLKSONGS FOR THE VIOLIN
M. Lesley Halamek


Part 2: THE VIOLIN IN MAJOR KEYS

Excerpts


LIST OF FOLKSONGS AND OTHER MELODIES

Down in Demerara
Nine Miles From Gundagai
My Homeland
Yisu Ne Kaha
Oranges and Lemons
Bobby Shaftoe
The Rybuck Shearer
All Through the Night
Goe From My Window, Goe
Polly-Wolly-Doodle
The Little Dove
Auprès de Ma Blonde
This Old Man
Old Irish Lullaby
Rakes of Mallow
Pentatonic Melody
Tarantella
Kol Dodi
If You're Happy
Laura's Dance
The Mermaid
Clementine
Hey, Betty Martin
The Drunken Sailor
Botany Bay
The Overlander
Simple Gifts

Katie's Jig
Old Portugese Dance
Click Go the Shears
Flash Jack from Gundagai
Come Under My Plaidie
Down by the Greenwood Sidey
The Laird O' Cockpen
Waltzing Matilda
Pant Corlan Yr Wyn (The Shepherd's Song)
J'ai du Bon Tabac
Das Mühlrad (The Mill Wheel)
Stenka Razin
Country Gardens
Portsmouth
Guter Mond (Silvery Moon)
The Londonderry Air (Danny Boy), (In Derry Vale)
The Vicar of Bray
I'm Not Strong, Sir
Scotland the Brave
The Keel Row
The Song of the Train
Boney Was A Warrior
Early One Morning
The Cavalier (Polly Oliver)
Shenandoah
The Helston Floral Dance
Rio Grande
My Love, She's But A Lassie Yet
Golden Slumbers
Infant Holy
The Night Riders
A Frog Went A- Courtin'
La Cucaracha
Turkey in the Straw
The Dove
Yankee Doodle Dandy
The Lass of Richmond Hill (1789)
The Ploughboy
The Barnyard Song
Loch Lomond
The Cherry Tree
My Dame Hath A Lame, Tame Crane
Vesper Hymn
In meinem Taubenhaus (In My Pigeon House)
Breton Sea Song
Ja Sam Lušni Fant (I Am A Happy Boy)
Cock O' The North
Wi' A Hundred Pipers (The Durham Reel)
Blow the Man Down
Ay-Ay-Ay
One Thousand Miles Away
The Leaving of Liverpool
The Ash Grove
Hoea Ra (Maori Canoe Song)
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Silent Night)
Mexican Hat Dance
Blow the Wind Southerly
The Mango Walk
The Girl from Cracow
Water Come A Me Eye
Comin' Thro' the Rye
Bonnie Dundee
The Nut Brown Maiden
When the Kye Come Hame
(When the Cows Come Home)
Hungarian Folksong 1
Hungarian Folksong 2

Trad. British Students' Song
Traditional Australian Bush Ballad
Traditional Danish Melody
Traditional Urdu Melody
Traditional
Traditional English Melody
Traditional Australian Bush Ballad
Traditional Welsh Melody
Traditional English Melody
Traditional American Melody
Traditional Czech Melody
Traditional French Marching Song
Traditional
Traditional
Traditional Irish Dance
M.L.H.
Traditional Italian Dance
Traditional Hebrew Melody
Traditional
M.L.H.
Traditional English Sea Shanty
Traditional Californian Gold Rush Song
Traditional American Melody
Traditional English Sea Shanty
Traditional Australian Convict Song
Traditional Australian Bush Ballad
American "Shaker" Melody
Joseph Brackett (1797-1882)
K.H.
Traditional
Henry Clay Work (1832-1884)
Traditional Australian Bush Ballad
Traditional Scottish Melody
Traditional Ballad
Traditional Scottish Melody
Marie Cowan (c.1855-1919)
Traditional Welsh Melody
Traditional French Melody
Friedrick von Gluck (c.1790-c.1840)
Traditional Russian (Cossack) Melody
Trad. English Morris Dance
Traditional English Melody
Traditional German Melody
Traditional Irish Melody from County Derry
Traditional 17th Century English Air
Traditional 3 Part Round
Traditional Scottish Melody
Traditional Scottish Melody
Trad. Croatian Children's Song
Traditional English Sea Shanty
Traditional English Melody
Traditional English Melody
Traditional American Sea Shanty
Traditional Cornish Melody
Traditional Sea Shanty
Traditional Scottish Air
Traditional 17th Century Lullaby
Traditional Polish Carol
Traditional Hungarian Melody
Traditional American (Tennessee) Melody
Traditional Mexican Melody
Traditional American Melody
Traditional Welsh Melody
Traditional American Melody
James Hook (1746-1827)
William Shield (1748-1829)
Trad. Kentucky Mountain Song
Traditional Scottish Melody
Traditional Ukranian Melody
Traditional English Round
Traditional Spanish Melody
Traditional German Melody
Trad. French Melody (Brittany)
Traditional Slovenian Melody
Traditional Scottish Reel
Trad. Scottish, or Northumbrian Dance
Traditional English Sea Shanty
Traditional Creole Melody
Traditional English Sea Shanty
Traditional English Melody
Traditional Welsh Melody
Traditional Maori Melody (New Zealand)
Franz Xaver Grüber (1787-1863)
Traditional
Traditional English Sea Shanty
Traditional Jamaican Melody
Traditional Polish Dance
Traditional Jamaican Melody
Traditional Scottish Melody
Traditional Scottish Melody
Traditional Scottish Melody
Traditional Scottish Melody

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DUETS AND ENSEMBLES

Polly-Wolly-Doodle
The Durham Reel


Trouble Shooting Guide

APPENDIX (Minor Keys, Minor Scales: D, G, A, E, B)
Violin 1, Violin 2
Violin 1, Violin 2, Violin 3, or
Viola, 'Cello, with Parts.


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