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amazing grace and slurs

Posted by Moonpie50 on Friday, April 22, 2011

I have been tryoing tolearn amazing grace from the book the parking lot pickers lol! Those slurs from b to 3 rd position g is a little different. I recenty read a post about intopnation as well. Lots of advice from different fiddlers on how to practice and have been working on that too.

4 comments on “amazing grace and slurs”

richdissmore Says:
Friday, April 22, 2011 @8:55:08 AM

amazing grace all so can be played to these tunes gilgans island -house of the riseing sun and the way you would sing it in church

Moonpie50 Says:
Friday, April 22, 2011 @8:58:53 AM

Oh really I will have to try and figure these cool!!

richdissmore Says:
Friday, April 22, 2011 @11:33:35 AM

its easy think of the tune it a little fast gilgans island slow house of rising sun be leave me any tune with a good metter timeing it will work i learned this years ago

mudbug Says:
Friday, April 22, 2011 @12:58:45 PM

The first time I played the Irish aire "The Water is Wide", for my wife, she said "Oh, in church we use that melody for the words to "Amasing Grace". Beautiful words, beautiful melody. When I would do it on guitar, I would use a drone string and try to mimic a bagpipe ( or technically I guess it's referred to as a "set" of bagpipes.)

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