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(New: Site-Wide Price Reductions!)

NOW AVAILABLE!   RICHARD GREENE'S NEW 'BLUEGRASS BOOK'!

Hot off the presses: Richard Greene has just completed and made available his long awaited 'Bluegrass Book', a compendium of his unique scale systems which is specifically devised to improve and perfect intonation, develop left hand strength and bow control. Each of the 12 keys contains very melodic examples of bluegrass/new acoustic stylings composed of typical one or two bar idiomatic phrases, in other words: Great Licks! The book also contains many bonuses: Shuffle bowings, a catalogue of Bluegrass double stops, and more. Price: $21 - Sample Page Below:

Welcome to Richard Greene's online store! Here you can buy Richard Greene's solo recordings in CD, tape, and LP format in addition to his groundbreaking instructional DVD and books of his transcriptions.  

Bill Monroe w. Richard Greene Book Including Free CD! - Richard Greene's exact transcriptions of all his violin solos recorded with Bill Monroe & The Bluegrass Boys, circa 1966-67, PLUS assorted transcriptions of his live 1966 Grand Ole Opry solos with The Bluegrass Boys, also contains Simplified Basic Vocal Melodies and chord charts for all the tunes. Price includes free CD containing all this material.

Please scroll down to the very bottom of this page to view more books containing Richard's note for note transcriptions of all his fiddle playing on 'Grass is Greener' studio recordings.

Price: $25

NEW! -  Book & CD Combination - Scroll down for content details:

Wolves A' Howlin' Studio Recording bundled with it's attendant book of exact transcriptions.

Price: $28

If you have any questions, please feel free to send an email here. fiddlethis@yahoo.com - If any of the tune links don't open, simply download them to play.

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Click the links below for Richard Greene live performances:

                                       http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grMUFZo9oyw

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiSFpFF_H7w

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CyqAWW6yz_s

DVD & Video:

Bluegrass Fiddle: A Private Lesson with Richard Greene, Richard Greene's full transcriptions of every note performed on this DVD/VHS included in special booklet.  (Homespun Tapes).

Price: DVD - $24, VHS - $5

DVD:

VHS:

CDs:

The Grass Is Greener - (See Below For Book of Transcriptions). Guests: Chris Thile, David Grier, Bill Keith, Buell Neidlinger, & Kenny Blackwell. CD Rebel (1714) - Price: $12 - Click on titles to listen.

1.   The Methodist Preacher

2.   Home Sweet Home

3.   The Virgin's Lament

4.   Northern White Clouds

5.   Whiskey Before Breakfast

6.   Stoney Lonesome

7.   The Cannonball Blues

8.   Panhandle Country

9.   Faded Love

10.  The Kentucky Mandolin

11.  The Brown County Breakdown

12.  The Beaumont Rag

Wolves A' Howlin' - (See Below For Book of Transcriptions). Guests: David Grier, Buell Neidlinger, Butch Baldassari, Bill Keith, & Tony Trischka. CD Rebel (1730) - Price: $12 - Click on titles to listen.

1.   Wolves A' Howlin'

2.   The Indiana Waltz

3.   On The Move

4.   Shaking Off the Acorns

5.   Evening Prayer Blues

6.   Pipehorn Hornpipe

7.   Charleston

8.   Sometime Next Summer

9.   Horse Shoe Bend

10.  Nervous Breakdown

11.  Peaches and Cream

12.  Twinkle Little Star

13.  Get Up John

Sales Tax Toddle - Grammy Nominated! Guests: Peter Rowan & Sonny Osborne. CD Rebel (1737) - Price: $12 - Click on titles to listen.

1.   The Drunken Man's Dream

2.   Along About Daybreak

3.   Sales Tax Toddle

4.   With Body and Soul

5.   Done Gone Waltz

6.   My Little Georgia Rose

7.   I'll Be Sixteen Next Sunday

8.   Close By

9.   16 Days In Georgia

10.  Last Ride

11.  No One But My Darlin'

12.  Little Rabbit

Bluegreene - The Greene String Quartet: Acoustic Americana, Rock, and Jazz. (Virgin Classics 5-45133) - Price: $15 - Click on titles to listen.

1.   Cool (Bernstein/Balakrishnan)

2.   Fantasy on Londonderry Air (Hyman)

3.   Children's Song (Corea/Greene)

4.   I'm Blue: Tribute to Billie Holiday (Kusby)

5.   Caprice En Groove (Rimelis)

6.   Blue Deco (Kaplin)

Blue Set (commissioned by The Greene String Quartet):

7.   Mumbo Jumbo (Schickele) 1st movement

8.   Twelve Bars (Schickele)     2nd movement

9.   Tucumcari (Schickele)       3rd movement

10.  Over and Out (Schickele) 4th movement

- NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE! BLUE SET SCORE & PARTS. email fiddlethis@yahoo.com for info

The String Machine - Recorded by The Greene String Quartet. Includes acoustic Americana, rock, and jazz. (Virgin Classics 91632) Price: $15

Muleskinner 'Live' CD - Live TV soundtrack featuring Richard Greene, Clarence White, David Grisman, Bill Keith, Peter Rowan - 5 extra titles not on video or studio-recorded CD of same. (Sierra-SXCD 6000) - Price: $12

Audio Cassette Tape:

Molly on the Shore - Audio Cassette Tape - Recorded by The Greene String Quartet. Includes acoustic Americana, rock, and jazz. (Hannibal-HNCS 1333) - Price: $10

LPs:

Featuring guests in various combinations: J.D. Crowe, Tony Rice, David Nichtern, Tony Trischka, David Grisman, Peter Rowan, Andy Statman, Dave Frishberg, Buell Neidlinger, Larry McNeely, Melissa Hasin, Margaret Wooten and jazz & Americana violist Jimbo Ross.

Duets - (Rounder-0075) - Price: $15

Ramblin' - (Rounder-0110) - Price: $15

Blue Rondo - (Sierra-GA 1981) - Price: $15

Molly on the Shore - Recorded by The Greene String Quartet. (Hannibal-1333) - Price: $15

Rowan, Greene, & the Red Hot Pickers - Band is Richard Greene, Andy Statman, Tony Trischka, Roger Mason, & Peter Rowan! Only 4 shrink-wrapped copies exist, extremely limited edition, recorded live in the studio in Tokyo. (Nippon Columbia-YX-7225-N)

Price: $150

Books:

Brand New Book Including Free CD! - Richard Greene's exact transcriptions of all his violin solos recorded with Bill Monroe & The Bluegrass Boys, circa 1966-67, PLUS assorted transcriptions of his live 1966 Grand Ole Opry solos with The Bluegrass Boys, also contains Simplified Basic Vocal Melodies and chord charts for all the tunes. Price includes free CD containing all this material.

Price: $25

Wolves A' Howlin' Transcriptions - Richard Greene's Exact Transcriptions of all the violin solos contained on Wolves A' Howlin' (Rebel-1730). Also Includes bowings and separate chord charts for all the tunes!

Price: $20 (Scroll towards top of page for new CD/Book Combo pricing)

 

The Grass Is Greener Transcriptions - Richard Greene's Exact Transcriptions for all of the violin solos contained on The Grass Is Greener (Rebel 1714). Now includes updated bowings and chord charts for all tunes!

Price: $20