Down by the Sally Garden is one of the simplest tunes to learn as it’s only in one octave with just five notes to play. It’s a beautiful tune and one you can do many things with including the tone, bowing and ornamentation. You’ll find individual lessons on ornamentation in this techniques library.
During this lesson, Chris teaches the wonderful Shi Bheag Si Mhor by Turlough O’Carolan, one of the great composers of Irish traditional music in the 17th and 18th centuries. In this advanced version, you’ll learn plenty of tips and tricks to make the tune sound truly special.