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CDs for 300 Gems of Irish Music for All Instruments (shipment)

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A set of 4 audio CDs containing recordings of Grey Larsen playing all 300 tunes that appear in his book 300 Gems of Irish Music for All Instruments. Grey plays the tunes unaccompanied on Irish flute, tin whistle and anglo concertina.

During our Holiday Sale, this 4 CD set costs $5.00 less than the downloadable MP3 collection. We have a lot of these CDs on hand, and we'd like to get them out into the world where there can be of use. Hence, the rock-bottom price. They are visually beautiful too, and come with an insert listing tune titles and other information.

Each of these 300 tunes also appears in one or the other of the books 150 Gems of Irish Music for Tin Whistle or 150 Gems of Irish Music for Flute. These books each come with two CDs which contain recordings of the tunes transcribed in that book.

However, 49 of the 300 tunes contained in these two books include notes that go below the range of the standard Irish flute and tin whistle. In the recordings that come with 150 Gems of Irish Music for Tin Whistle and 150 Gems of Irish Music for Flute, such too-low notes (and sometime other adjacent notes) are transposed up an octave, in order to match the transcriptions in the books.

In the audio collection of all 300 tunes being offered on this page, Grey Larsen re-recorded those 49 tunes on anglo concertina, playing all the low notes in their original register. By doing so, he insured that all 300 recordings in this audio collection match the transcriptions given in the book 300 Gems of Irish Music for All Instruments.

Some people may wish to purchase recordings of only the 49 concertina recordings, especially if they already own 150 Gems of Irish Music for Tin Whistle and/or 150 Gems of Irish Music for Flute and the recordings that come with them. Good news! You may purchase recordings of just those 49 tunes, either as 1 audio CD or as a set of 49 MP3 files.


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