Music for a Virtual Session – Twenty-Two Tunes for Troubled Times (pdf + mp3)

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To commemorate times spent in the company of musicians who have formed a real community (virtually), this collection contains twenty-two original tunes, forged in the fires of quarantine. The download package comes with PDFs of stories and sheet music with chords, and mp3s of all of the tunes. Free to all VGS Members, with special gift code.

Music for a Virtual Session - Twenty-Two Tunes for Troubled Times (pdf + mp3)

Music for a Virtual Session is a collection of twenty-two tunes Shannon Heaton composed in 2020. The download package comes with PDFs of stories and sheet music with chords, and mp3s of all of the tunes. Most recordings were made during the Virtual Guided session, prioritizing live feeling and spirit over sound fidelity.

To have done something positive with this horrific year and to commemorate bright moments in the company of fellow Irish music lovers, this collection contains 22 original tunes, forged in the fires of quarantine:

 

  1. Up in Smoke (Waltz in D)
  2. Marching with Four (March in D)
  3. Miss Rhonda’s Trip to Boston (Reel in D)
  4. Apian Army (Reel in E)
  5. Fetch the Charger (Polka in E Minor)
  6. Owl Pellet Polka (Polka in G)
  7. A Bell for Joel (Slow tune in D)
  8. Limerick Liftoff (Slip Jig in A)
  9. Little-Leaf Linden (Slip Jig in C)
  10. The Garden Party (Jig in G)
  11. Where is my Tukata (Jig in D)
  12. Carriage Return (Reel in G)
  13. Bunch of Basil (Jig in B Minor)
  14. Little Wooden Spoon (Jig in A Minor)
  15. Hope Hop (Hop Jig in G)
  16. Finding Fungie (Hop Jig in D)
  17. 8645 (Reel in D)
  18. Zoom Twins (March in E)
  19. Christmas in Clare (Jig in D)
  20. The Laggy Chat (Slide in E Minor)
  21. The Kink in the Stream (Slide in A)
  22. Farewell to 2020 (Waltz in G)