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The Absolutely Complete Klezmer Songbook

it was amazing 5.0  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Renowned ethnomusicologist, documentarian, and klezmer musician Yale Strom teamed up with Transcontinental Music to create an exhaustive compilation of nigunim, horas, bulgars, and more. This songbook features melody lines and chords for 313 songs includi
Paperback, 420 pages
Published October 1st 2006 by Transcontinental Music Publications
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Dana Woodaman
Dec 08, 2009 Dana Woodaman rated it it was amazing
A companion if you will to the Book of Klezmer, by the same author. This contains a short history on klezmer, and more than 300 tunes, many collected by the author on his numerous trips to Eastern Europe.
I am especially pleased that there are a selection of songs in Yiddish and a CD that includes 36 of the songs. One nice last touch, if you like me play an instrument in Bb, all the tunes on the CD are also transposed to the correct key. Makes it even more fun on the clarinet.
So just buy it alrea
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Shelves: podcasted
Hear an interview with Yale Strom on The Book of Life podcast's August 2007 episode at
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