Fiddle Bowing: Learn fiddle bowing basics: The parts, tightening, rosin, the grip, the stroke, bow pressure
Getting the Fiddler's Accent: Answers to: “How can I get a fiddly sound?” “What's the difference between classical and fiddle?”
Mel Bay's Fiddle Sessions: How to Begin Fiddling Scandinavian Style
Musical Styles: Violin styles across the centuries around the world.
Pinkie Fiddle Techniques: A plan of action for learning to use the pinkie.
Regional Styles in Irish Fiddling: An Article from Caoimhín Mac Aoidh
String Pedagogy Notebook: History, care, anatomy and technique.
Structure in Irish Tunes: Structural study of traditional fiddle music.
Traditional Bluegrass Music: Basic Instrumental Techniques For The Bluegrass Instruments
Chord Scales: Chord Scales and accompanying Irish dance music.
Guide to Modal Harmony: The modal system of traditional Irish and Scottish music.
Highland Fiddle Style: Distinctive stylistic features and functions of Highland fiddle music.
Listening to and Backing Celtic Music: A lesson in playing celtic music and jamming etiquette.
Shetland Fiddle Style : Distinctive stylistic features and functions of Shetland fiddle music.
7 Exercises To Improve Your Bowing: A collection of exercises I designed to improve all aspects of bowing technique.
Fiddle Lesson Notes and Songs: Exercises, scales and songs for fiddle practice.
Learn to Play Fiddle: Physical warm-ups for the hands and mind.
Learn Gypsy Fiddle: Discussion and advice on learning gypsy fiddle.
Jazz Handbook: Free resource is great for jazz fans and students of all levels.
Learn Jazz Fiddle: Techniques behind jazz and blues fiddle.
The Blues: The blues put the blue in bluegrass. So here's the lowdown. It will be an overview.
A Good Start: A long-time English-style fiddle player's cribsheet for the beginning fiddle player
Advanced Bowing Tips and Tricks: A few pointers to stretch the limits of your music by subtle advanced adjustments of technique
Bow Pressure: Learn how to apply and control bow pressure
Bowing: Volume and Tone Pointers: A lesson on increasing your volume and tone without changing your playing style.
Fiddle Lesson in Hammer-on's and Pull-off's: A toolbox of drills for hammer-on's and pull-off's.
Learn to Play Fiddle: Vibrato, glissando and double stop techniques.
Mel Bay's Fiddle Sessions: Great examples of glissando (sliding or note bending).
Mel Bay's Fiddle Sessions: Leverage and Flexibility: The Keys to Good Bowing
Playing Fiddle: Video lesson series on ornamentation.
Playing the Violin: Wikipedia article on double stops, vibrato, bowing and plucking.
The 3-Point Perfect Bow Grip: An article demonstrating a good way to hold the bow in three easy steps.
The Bow Stroke: Learn how to bow your fiddle straight and stay in the
Using the Bow: Video lesson series on bowing, various styles and techniques.
Violin Training: Beginner Violin & Fiddle tremolo & vibrato techniques.
'Katy Hill' 5 hrs
'Email I received' 17 hrs
'Moses' First Change' 1 day
'Amarillo Waltz' 1 day
'Medicine Fiddle' 1 day