THE LOW WHISTLE BOOK & CDThe definitive guide to playing the Low D and other low whistles This ground-breaking book and CD set offers everything one needs to know about how to play the low whistle, including basic technique, ornamentation, history, as well as a selection of fantastic tunes
The Low Whistle book is ideal for soprano whistle players who want to add the low whistle to their repertoire, but is equally useful for people that have never played any kind of whistle before. The tutor section covers the basics and moves on to explain Irish decorations in detail. Even if you already play the standard-size tin whistle, you will find many parts of this book useful in terms of technique. The tunes section contains a selection of interesting and unusual pieces researched and collected from many sources. These highlight the characteristic sound of the low whistle and range in difficulty from easy to show-off! The enclosed CD contains 79 tracks, covering approximately the first half of the book.In “The Low Whistle Book” Stefan Hannigan and David Ledsam have written the definitive guide to the instrument. This is the book whistle players have been waiting for!
We have this book available by itself, or with a superb Dixon Low D whistle (see additional listing)