Performance and participation in folk and acoustic music,
song and dance across the North East of England.
Here are some session tunes regularly played after classes (please scroll down).
Play along tracks and guitar chords for some of these sets are available on the Fiddle Tunes in Harmony website. We also offer a handbook for guitar players learning to accompany session tunes in DADGAD tuning, available here.
There are a lot of tunes here! Good starting points are:
Out on the Ocean/Moon and Seven Stars/Stool of Repentance
Hancock Waltz/Wuppertal Waltz
Winster Gallop/Jamie Allen/Salmon Tails
Hesleyside Reel/Morpeth Rant
Old Tom of Oxford/Princess Royal
Whinshields Hornpipe/Whinham's Reel/The Sportsman's
Ashokan Farewell (we always finish with this one)
REELS, RANTS AND OTHER 4/4 TUNES
WALTZES, 3/4 TUNES AND SLOW AIRS
MARCHES AND WALKING TUNES