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Introducing...The Hurdy-Gurdy: A Practical Start to the Instrument

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SKU EMS900102

About this tutor book

In this modern tutorial, Clare Salaman introduces the Hurdy-Gurdy with a progressive selection of 30 easy arrangements accompanied by technical notes and pictures. The mystery of this instrument is uncovered with a light exploration into its history and is further demonstrated with live recordings of all the included pieces available on a free audio download.

Introducing... Series

Designed as an introduction, this series provides a solid foundation in a clear and easy-to-read format. Essential for all beginners seeking a practical start to their instrument. 

The Author

Clare Salaman is a renowned multi-instrumentalist and founder of The Society of Strange and Ancient Instruments. She has lectured and directed at the Royal Academy of Music, the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, the Norwegian Academy of Music and the Royal College of Music.

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James B.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Hard to find book

Hard to find in the uk book, well packed and quick delivery

Andreas K.
United States United States
Excellent source of early sheet music.

Excellent. Rapid delivery despite my location in central Texas

Roy B.

An excellent book, particularly for the beginner to this intriguing instrument. It's very well written, and simply explains the main features and important set-up requirements. It will also help greatly intermediate and advanced players with its 30 Hurdy Gurdy specific musical pieces.