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The Ultimate Instrumental Collection Released January 13

 
Classic hits from three of the world’s favourite instruments!

Released in time for the Tamworth Country Music Festival, this 3CD set comprises of:

The Banjo - On this 2011 Golden Guitar Winning recording, two of Australia’s most accomplished Banjo players bring you the most loved and famous Banjo tunes in history from Duelling Banjos and Foggie Mountain Breakdown to The Ballad of Jed Clampett and Dixie Breakdown. All tracks showing the complexity and diversity of the Banjo.

The Ukulele - A collection of traditional Ukulele favourites and popular songs given new life by this remarkable and unique instrument. Some of Australia’s best Ukulele players come together to perform tunes such as Aloha Oe, Wipeout, Ukulele Lady, Michael Jackson’s Human Nature, ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World’.

The Fiddle – Nominated for a Golden Guitar 2012, The Fiddle is a rollicking ride of dazzling fiddle accompanied by banjo and guitar. This album of 20 tracks features all of the most popular and well-known fiddle tunes. From classics like Dixie Hoedown, The Devil Went Down to Georgia and the Chicken Reel to lilting laments like the Ashokan Farewell (from Ken Burns’ documentary The Civil War) and the beautiful Tennessee Waltz.

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Justine Clarke Wins ARIA Award for Best Children's Album

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ABC Classics wins at the 2017 ARIA Awards

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