Irish Folk Song Collection Arr. June Armstrong Piano 9781495094873
This delightful collection of Celtic favorites for the intermediate level pianist features 24 traditional Irish folk songs, as well as notes on the songs and even a map of Ireland! Songs include: As I Walked Out One Morning - Ballinderry - Carrickfergus - The Cliffs of Doneen - Down by the Salley Gardens - Follow Me Up to Carlow - The Gartan Mother's Lullaby - I'll Tell My Ma - Kitty of Coleraine - The Londonderry Air - Rocky Road to Dublin - Slieve Gallion Braes - and more
In the composers own words: 'I began writing piano music because of my love of piano teaching, and the pleasure I have had over the years, working with so many wonderful young musicians.
June Armstrong is a piano teacher of many years' experience. She writes atmospheric and descriptive piano music for all levels which is designed to engage the imagination and promote technical development. Her music has been selected by major examination boards, music festivals and the Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland's national archive for new music.