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Thread #137741   Message #3155790
Posted By: GUEST,Grishka
17-May-11 - 01:04 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Herr von Falkenstein
Subject: RE: Origins: Herr von Falkenstein
That very popular book is titled Der Zupfgeigenhansl. The guitar ("plucked fiddle") edition of 1914 has some very elaborate arrangements, not easy but worth practising.

The tune for Falkenstein is rendered there in a minor key. Anyone performing it today should sing the original Dorian version.