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Newbie no more but double-minded and manic as ever

Monday, June 25, 2012

I reckon that there ought to be a level between purty good and expert.  Now that I am comfortable with double stops and can even vibrate notes with my pinky (what - old-time fiddler vibrating notes?), I'm not a newbie no more.

Anyway, since classical music snared me for old-time fiddling, y'all forgive me for vibrating notes on slow airs and waltzes, ya hear?  Hm, classical and old time, if that's not an illustration of being double-minded, then I don't know what would be.

Maybe I can be thought of as a old-time aficionado that pretends to put on airs.  Yeah, that'll work.

Sorry for not posting any tunes for a long time - my recording contraption's on button is busted.  When I have some time I'll try to take it apart and graft in a replacement switch of sorts.

 

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Playing Since: 2005
Experience Level: Purty Good

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Occupation: Support Engineer

Gender: Male
Age: 57

My Instruments:
Florea 75th Anniversary Model fiddle, 16.5-inch Florea faddle (viola), no-name German foddle (violoncello), and a 1943 Kay foeddle (bass).

Favorite Bands/Musicians:
Red Hen/Jane Rothfield; Hollow Rock Reunion Band/Allan Jabbour; Tim Daniels; Jane Gilday (janepaints - the acoustic one, not her electric alter-ego); Charlie and Ira Stripling; Bosco Takaki; Natalie Haas; Alasdair Fraser; Edgar Meyer; Susan Conger; David von Kaynor; Mary Cox; Julie Duggan.

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I left Cuba when I was 11 days old. I'm a refugee from the Disco craze and I was liberated from Caribbean dance music when I learned the Principles of Good Music -- hallelujah! I got into classical music, learning to play the guitar, recorder, flute and foddle (cello). I picked up the fiddle and faddle (viola) in June 2005 because of a multi-instrumentalist/fiddler friend of mine. I play the faddle in the church orchestra, and sometimes play the fiddle, foddle or guitar at church. I bought a 1943 Kay foeddle (bass) September 2006 and play it with the All Voluteer String Band for barn dances and local cultural events. I'm manic about American folk music, especially old-time music from downstate Illinois and the New England region of the USA, and fiddle music from Ireland, Scotland, England, Scandinavia, Europe, and Canada.

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