Posted by fiddleplayer2 on Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Ok ,so I've been fiddling for about 2 months and believe it or not everything seems to be falling in place.
I can now play Soldiers Joy at speed, Maiden's Prayer, Amazing Grace with a little Vibrato even & Cripple Creek.
I'm starting on Kentucky Waltz & Blackberry Blossom.
Later I am gonna work on Sailor's Hornpipe & Cluck Old Hen
I figure in a year I should be Fiddling real good as once I start something I don't quit. It's not in my nature.
I do have a question about Hofner Fiddles. Are they any good? and are they worth anything monetarily?
I found several and am thinking bout buying one that was made in 1965
Well that's all fer now.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 @4:08:11 PM
Congradulations on sticking with it. You got some good tunes there.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 @5:30:14 PM
Congratulations on your tune list! I have an old Hofner from the '20s or 30's that was pretty beat up when I got it. I've done quite a bit of work and now it really does sound sweet. I would be surprised if they were really worth any money. I only say that because Murphy's law states (somewhere) that if I own one then....... Have fun regardless what you choose to do.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 @8:09:47 PM
Thanks all. :)
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