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Music for the traditional American tune The Battle Hymn of The Republic collected in the American Veteran Fifer.

Key: G Major

Time signature: 2/4

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
crotchet / (ta) and dotted quaver and semiquaver / (temri) and dotted crotchet and quaver / (tae te) and crotchet rest / (ta rest) and minim / (ta-aa) and ties, broken slurs and quaver upbeats.

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Battle Hymn of the Republic course outline.pdfBattle Hymn of the Republic course outline.pdf

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Music for the American tune Revolutionary Tea. It was written in the 18C soon after the Boston Tea Party, December 16th 1773.

Key: G Major

Time signature: 6/8

Rhythms:  This tune contains the following elements:
quavers / (tetete) and crotchet and quaver / (ta te) and tied dotted crotchet and crotchet / (tied tae ta) and quaver upbeats (two semiquavers in the 1st part).

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Revolutionary Tea course outline.pdfRevolutionary Tea course outline.pdf

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These are videos for the Flop-Ear'd Mule. They have been done karaoke style so that they can be followed or played along to in the initial stages. I am experimenting with two new pieces of software.  Thanks to Ian Robertson of Chiltern Trad who introduced me to the Flop Ear'd Mule. Grade 4 and above? Then why not go along and join him and his fiddlers for the next Chiltern Fiddle Rally?

Keys: G Major and D Major

Time signature: 4/4

Total: 36 videos

Software requirements: QuickTime 7 or later versions

Other equipment that would be useful: headphones

To access: Only my pupils can access this course.

Violin / Sight reading / Fiddle / Sight reading / Viola / Sight reading / Fiddle Orchestra / Sight reading /

Flop Eard Mule course outline.pdfFlop Eard Mule course outline.pdf