Title
Complete Music for Fife & Drum
Instrumentation
fife, drum, audio access included
Publisher
Mel Bay Publications
Grade
2
Product Code
39B21MB95483

 A collection of 78 tunes containing some Civil War selections as well as many other traditional favorites. Each arrangement features harmony, style marks and guitar chords. The music is supplemented with histories of the tunes and drumbeats. Complete Music for Fife and Drum was compiled by a professional fifer and intended for the military fife in B-flat. This book offers tunes from the Revolutionary and Civil War eras with suggested snare and bass drum parts as well as chord progressions. It also contains a wealth of fife history and resources. The author, Walter Sweet, is the son of the well-known American fife maker Ralph Sweet of Connecticut. Includes access to online audio.

Contents:

Ancient And Honorable Artillery      
Arkansas Traveler      
Army Six-Eight       
Army Two-Four      
Battle Hymn Of The Republic      
Blackberry Quadrille      
Blue & The Gray      
Bonnie Blue Flag      
British Grenadiers      
Caledonia      
Chicken Reel      
City Guards      
Cloverdale Jig      
Col. Robertson's Welcome      
Columbia, The Gem Of The Ocean      
Connecticut Halftime      
Crown Point      
Dixie      
Downfall Of Paris      
Drums And Guns      
East Hampton Fifes And Drums     
Eighteen-Twelve      
Eighth Volunteers      
Essence Of Tampa      
Fancy Six-Eight      
Father O'flynn      
Fifty Cents      
Finnegan's Wake      
Firemen's Quickstep      
Frog In The Well      
Garry Owen      
Girl I Left Behind      
Goober Peas      
Grandfather's Clock     
Granny, Will Your Dog Bite?      
Green Cockade      
Guidon (Not On Cd)      
Harum Scarum      
Hashup      
Haversack      
Hell On The Wabash     
Huntington      
Inimitable      
Irish Reel      
Jaybird      
Jefferson And Liberty      
Just Before The Battle, Mother      
Katy Hill       
Kingdom Coming       
Lakes Of Sligo      
Long March      
Marching Through Georgia      
Martin's Rattler      
Minstrel Boy      
Monumental Two-Four      
Moon And Seven Stars      
Nancy Hanks      
New Tatter Jack      
Northwest Passage      
Nutmeg Volunteers      
Old Dan Tucker      
Old Saybrook      
Oyster River Hornpipe      
Paddy O'toole      

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