Mally Productions (Established 1985)

3 East View, Moorside, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire BD19 6LD

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Mally Productions

Airs for Pairs

More Airs for Pairs

Scottish Airs for Pairs

Bal Folk

Dansons la Morvandelle

D/G Melodeon Book Absolute Beginners

The Piano Accordion Absolute Beginners

The English Concertina Absolute Beginners

The Anglo Concertina Absolute Beginners

Instant Melodeon

The D/G Melodeon Tunes and Techniques

Instant Tin Whistle Irish

Instant Tin Whistle Scottish

Instant Tin Whistle Folk

AInstant Tin Whistle Popular

Mally's Cotswold Morris Book Vol. 1

Mally's Cotswold Morris Book Vol. 2

Mally's North West Morris Book

Easy Peasy Tunes

English Country Dance Tunes

English Pub Session Tunes

Popular English Session Tunes

101 Easy Irish Session Tunes

100 Essential Irish Session Tunes

100 Enduring Irish Session Tunes

100 Evergreen Irish Session Tunes

100 Popular Irish Session Tunes

100 Irish Polkas

100 Vital Irish Session Tunes

100 Essential Scottish Ceilidh Tunes

The Willow Tree

Concertina Maintenance Manual

Through the Half Door

Crossroads Dance

Karen Tweed's Irish Choice

Gordon Tyrrall's Irish Choice

Pauline Cato's Northumbrian Choice

Nick Barber's English Choice

John Kirkpatrick's English Choice

Nick Barber's English Selection

Fiddler's Tune-Book

Jig and Quicksteps, Trips and Humours

Carolan's Dream

The Old and the New

Dance Music of Ireland 

Band Swing

O'Carolan for Everyone

Band Time

Traditional 5-String Banjo Book

Irish Concertina Book

Beginners Harmonica

Pick Up The Guitar

Accompanying Irish Music on Guitar

The Irish Drum An Bodhran

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This book contains twenty of the most popular traditional melodies, both dance tunes and song airs, from around Britain and Ireland. Each tune is arranges with a harmony part for a second melody instrument as well as a chord accompaniment. Soundtrack available.

Airs for Pairs

£7.95

Matt Seattle

AD101

20 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 70 6

Book Only

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This book of duets contains twenty one Scottish tunes of core repertoire which the editor, Matt Seattle, feels should have a place in the repertoire of all musicians who reside in these Islands.

Scottish Airs for Pairs

£7.95

Matt Seattle

AD103

20 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 72 0

Book Only

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Dansons la Morvandelle contains 152 tunes from Morvan, a 'parc régional' in south Burgundy, presented in keys suitable for British players. Morvan is an area of gently wooded hills, pastureland and lakes. It has a strong regional identity and is proud of its folk heritage. Traditional music forms an integral part of this heritage.

Dansons la Morvandelle

£8.95

Mike Gilpin

AD111

32 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 95 9

Book Only

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This companion CD contains all the tunes in the book The D/G Melodeon Absolute Beginners

The D/G Melodeon Absolute Beginners CD

£11.99

Dave Mallinson

AM101C

66 tracks

Label Number: DMPCD0202

CD Only

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Detailed tuition for playing traditional music on the piano accordion. Learn 58 easy, popular and well-known traditional tunes: core repertoire for pub sessions, country dances, ceilidhs, barn dances and hoe-downs. A book for adults who don’t have the luxury of a teacher. Crammed to bursting with, piano accordion tuition, tunes and information about traditional music. It’s a combination of a tutor and a tune book, with realistic expectations.

The Piano Accordion Absolute Beginners Book

£9.95

Karen Tweed and Dave Mallinson

AM102

32 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 79 9

Book Only

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Detailed tuition for playing traditional music on the piano accordion. Learn 58 easy, popular and well-known traditional tunes: core repertoire for pub sessions, country dances, ceilidhs, barn dances and hoe-downs. A book for adults who don’t have the luxury of a teacher. Crammed to bursting with, piano accordion tuition, tunes and information about traditional music. It’s a combination of a tutor and a tune book, with realistic expectations.

The Piano Accordion Absolute Beginners Book and CD

£21.94

Karen Tweed and Dave Mallinson

AM102S

32 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 79 9

Book and CD

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This companion CD contains all the tunes in the book The English Concertina Absolute Beginners

The English Concertina Absolute Beginners CD

£11.99

Alex Wade

AM103C

98 tracks

Label Number: DMPCD1301

CD Only

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Detailed tuition for playing traditional music on the Anglo concertina. Learn 72 easy, popular and well-known traditional tunes: core repertoire for pub sessions, country dances, ceilidhs, barn dances and hoe-downs. A book for adults who don’t have the luxury of a teacher. Crammed to bursting with, Anglo concertina tuition, tunes and information about traditional music. It’s a combination of a tutor and a tune book, with realistic expectations.

The Anglo Concertina Absolute Beginners Book

£9.95

Chris Sherburn and Dave Mallinson

AM104

32 ages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 81 2

Book Only

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Detailed tuition for playing traditional music on the Anglo concertina. Learn 72 easy, popular and well-known traditional tunes: core repertoire for pub sessions, country dances, ceilidhs, barn dances and hoe-downs. A book for adults who don’t have the luxury of a teacher. Crammed to bursting with, Anglo concertina tuition, tunes and information about traditional music. It’s a combination of a tutor and a tune book, with realistic expectations.

The Anglo Concertina Absolute Beginners Book and CD

£21.94

Chris Sherburn and Dave Mallinson

AM104S

32 ages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 81 2

Book and CD

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This fine collection of traditional music introduces dance tunes from various regions of Britain, Ireland and North America They are all excellent tunes, well-known and popular, but not over-played, hackneyed or obscure. Most of the tunes can be heard on recordings by notable bands and personalities, they are all currently in use by traditional musicians and are regularly played at concerts, dances and pub sessions. All of the tunes introduce some aspect of melodeon playing.

Beginners' Melodeon Tunes and Techniques Book

£11.95

Dave Mallinson

AM106

48 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 94 2

Book Only

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This book of duets contains a further twenty one tunes from around the British Isles of core repertoire which the editor, Matt Seattle, feels should have a place in the repertoire of all musicians who reside in these Islands, plus some interesting older tunes as well as more recent music composed in traditional idioms. The balance in this book is weighted a little more in favour of the slower tunes.

More Airs for Pais

£7.95

Matt Seattle

AD102

20 pages

ISBN: 078 1 899512 71 3

Book Only

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Bal Folk contains 214 tunes, mostly from central France and will be of interest to anyone who enjoys playing French music, or playing for French dancing. The tunes are suitable for melodeon, fiddle and accordion, and many will fit within the range of bagpipes and hurdy gurdy. It contains the usual mix of mazurkas, valses, scottisches, two and three time bourrees, and polkas that are encountered at a ‘Bal Folk’ in France.

Bal Folk

£10.95

AD109

40 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 76 8

Book Only

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Melodeon techniques for all. Although sub-titled Absolute Beginners this book, by Dave Mallinson, will take students to a very high standard. Beginning at absolute rock-bottom with how to play scales, it quickly moves on to basic fingering techniques. The student then learns how to play the bass in time, with in depth analysis of how the treble and bass interact. Next comes row crossing techniques to smooth the bellows and to create better harmonies, followed by a more tasteful approach to the bass.

The D/G Melodeon Absolute Beginners Book

£9.95

Dave Mallinson

AM101

32 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 01 0

Book Only

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Melodeon techniques for all. Although sub-titled Absolute Beginners this book, by Dave Mallinson, will take students to a very high standard. Beginning at absolute rock-bottom with how to play scales, it quickly moves on to basic fingering techniques. The student then learns how to play the bass in time, with in depth analysis of how the treble and bass interact. Next comes row crossing techniques to smooth the bellows and to create better harmonies, followed by a more tasteful approach to the bass.

The D/G Melodeon Absolute Beginners Book and CD

£21.94

Dave Mallinson

AM101S

32 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 01 0

Book and CD

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This companion CD contains all the tunes in the book The Piano Accordion Absolute Beginners

The Piano Accordion Absolute Beginners CD

£11.99

Karen Tweed

AM102C

90 tracks

Label Number: DMPCD1106

CD Only

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Detailed tuition for playing traditional music on the English concertina. Learn 87 easy, popular and well-known traditional tunes: core repertoire for pub sessions, country dances, ceilidhs, barn dances and hoe-downs. A book for adults who don’t have the luxury of a teacher. Crammed to bursting with, English concertina tuition, tunes and information about traditional music. It’s a combination of a tutor and a tune book, with realistic expectations.

The English Concertina Absolute Beginners Book

£9.95

Alex Wade and Dave Mallinson

AM103

32 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 80 5

Book Only

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Detailed tuition for playing traditional music on the English concertina. Learn 87 easy, popular and well-known traditional tunes: core repertoire for pub sessions, country dances, ceilidhs, barn dances and hoe-downs. A book for adults who don’t have the luxury of a teacher. Crammed to bursting with, English concertina tuition, tunes and information about traditional music. It’s a combination of a tutor and a tune book, with realistic expectations.

The English Concertina Absolute Beginners Book and CD

£21.94

Alex Wade and Dave Mallinson

AM103S

32 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 80 5

Book and CD

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This companion CD contains all the tunes in the book The Anglo Concertina Absolute Beginners

The Anglo Concertina Absolute Beginners CD

£11.99

Chris Sherburn

AM104C

91 tracks

Label Number: DMPCD1302

CD Only

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Dave Mallinson never had the luxury of a satisfactory D/G melodeon tuition book. He is completely self taught. Knowledge has been hard won by trial and error, through endless hours of practice, playing innumerable gigs and taking part in countless traditional music sessions. Dave has condensed the tricks, techniques and ideas, slowly amassed throughout five decades of melodeon experience, into this book and CD, ensuring you reach your musical destination in the optimum time.

Instant Melodeon CD Edition

£12.95

Dave Mallinson

AM105S

24 pages

ISBN: 978 1 899512 91 5

Book and CD

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This companion CD contains all the tunes in the book Beginners Melodeon Tunes and Techniques

Beginners' Melodeon Tunes and Techniques CD

£11.99

Dave Mallinson

AM106C

96 tracks

Label Number: DMPCD1802

CD Only

Airs for Pairs

Instant Tin Whistle Folk

100 Irish Polkas

Fiddler's Tune-Book