The Fruity French Horn Book of Fish ‘n’ Ships is a tune book bursting with sea shanties, hornpipes, and sea songs. There are 38 pieces arranged especially for French Horn players of grade 1-4 standard.
Starting with the easiest, this fun collection is ideal for sight reading practice, tunes to work on, or even singing in the shower! This book provides great entertainment, and is also a terrific way to keep your fingers twiddling, and a grin across your face!
Inside the book you will also find a Glossary of jolly ‘Sailors’ Slang’, ‘Tell Us More’ – information about shanties, fun tempo markings, and a music info page which has lots of information about musical terms and symbols.
Suitable for players of grade 1-4 standard, this book starts off with the short pieces with fewer notes, and progresses, gradually introducing higher notes.
Pieces include: A Hundred Years Ago, Aboard the Kangaroo, Alla Hornpipe– G.F. Handel, Bobby Shaftoe, Captain Kidd, Fish of the Sea, Fishers’ Hornpipe, Harvest Home Hornpipe, Haul Away Joe, Hog-Eye Man, Holy Ground, Homeward Bound, Hornpipe – H. Purcell, Hullabaloo Balay, Maid of Amsterdam, My Bonnie, Rolling Home, Sailor’s Hornpipe, Sally Brown, South Australia, Spanish Ladies, Strike the Bell, The Bay of Biscay, The Black Ball Line, The Coast of High Barbary, The Golden Vanity, The Mermaid, The Rio Grande, We’re All Bound To Go, When the Boat Comes In, and more!
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What’s inside – Below is the full contents and page 2. Click to enlarge.