Pirate Songs for Concertina

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Pirate Songs for Concertina-Gary Coover Over 60 songs hornpipes and jigs, this is a wonderful collection of music from the sea by Gary Coover. Beautiful transcribed for anglo concertina this is a must have book for any concertina player or folk musician.

If ye be wantin’ to play a real concertina like a real pirate, then this be the book for ye. It includes everything ye need to learn including words, music and tablature for ye 20- and 30-button Anglo concertina.Inside ye will find over 70 sea shanties, hornpipes, jigs and other traditional songs of the sea for yer singin’ an’ playin’. Includes standard musical notation plus tablature for Anglo concertina.From their heyday in the 1600’s and 1700’s to present-day shows like Pirates of the Caribbean, Black Sails, and online games like Assassin’s Creed and Sea of Thieves, pirates are more popular than ever and the concertina is the instrument of choice for enjoying their old sea shanties and traditional tunes. Even after all these years they’re still great fun to play, too.So, hoist yer black flag, don yer gear and get ready to bellow like a real pirate. Arrr!

Contents
The Concertina ………………………….7
YeMusical Code ……………………..8
Chart & Tablature………………………9
Ye Basics………………………………..11
A Hundred Years Ago……………..15
A-Roving……………………………….16
All ForMe Grog…………………….18
Blow Boys Blow ……………………..19
Blow theMan Down………………..20
Boston Harbor…………………………21
Bottle-O………………………………..23
Bully in the Alley ……………………25
CaptainKidd …………………………27
CaptainWard…………………………29
The Coastof Barbary ………………..31
DeadMan’s Chest…………………..33
Drunken Sailor ……………………….36
The Ebenezer …………………………..38
Fathom the Bowl ………………………40
Fire Down Below……………………..42
FireMarengo………………………….43
The Fireship…………………………….44
Fishin the Sea…………………………47
Fisher’s Hornpipe…………………….49
The Five Gallon Jar………………….50
Flash Frigate……………………………52
GoodMorning Ladies All ………..54
Hanging Johnny………………………55
Haul Away for Rosie-O…………..57
Haulon the Bowline …………………59
Hauley Hauley Ho………………….60
Heave AwayMe Johnnies ………..61
HenryMartin ………………………..63
Hi-Ho Come RollMe Over …….65
Jackie Tar Hornpipe…………………66
JohnKanaka………………………….67
Johnny Boker………………………….69
Jolly Roving Tar……………………..70
Leave Her Johnny……………………72
Liverpool Judies………………………74
London Julies………………………….76
TheMatelot Jig………………………77
TheMermaid…………………………..78
Money Down………………………….80
Pirate Songs for Concertina 5
My Son John …………………………81
The New-Rigged Ship………………83
Outon the Ocean ……………………..84
Paddy Doyle’s Boots………………..85
Paddy Lay Back……………………..86
Parson’s Farewell……………………..88
PayMeMyMoney Down ……..89
Poor Old Horse……………………….90
Randy Dandy-O …………………….92
Reuben Ranzo………………………..94
Rickett’s Hornpipe…………………..95
Roll Boys Roll……………………….96
Roll the Old Chariot Along……….97
The RollingWave ……………………99
The Rosabella …………………………100
Sailor’s Hornpipe……………………102
Sally Racket………………………….103
Sam’s Gone Away ………………….104
South Australia……………………..105
Spanish Ladies……………………….106
Strike the Bell………………………..108
The Three Sea Captains…………….110
The Trim Rig Doxie…………………112
The Turk-Duffing Song……………114
Whiskey Johnny……………………..116
Whup Jamboree………………………117
Worst Old Ship ……………………..119
YeMariners All ……………………120
Chords…………………………………..122
Recommended Reading……………..123
A Tip O’ The Hat……………126

2 reviews for Pirate Songs for Concertina

  1. Alex Davey

    I have thoroughly enjoyed this book from beginning to end.
    More please !

  2. Alice Gibb

    Very enjoyable book.

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