FIDDLE ONE



 things to remember...
     long bow strokes using the
        middle 3/5ths of the bow.
                        bow, perpendicular to the strings,
                        about halfway between the end of
                        the fingerboard and halfway to the bridge
     right hand; no fist! relaxed and
     rounded, both hands.
            relaxed right arm! pretend you
            have a book under your arm
   left arm supports neck with relaxed, curved hand, near the
   peghead. wrist straight or slightly bent back.
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FIDDLE ONE
ohFISHal page
jan/feb 2012
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TO HEAR TUNES

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my webpage  (remove spaces)
www        .rosenbanjo.       com
LYNX!


dances every monday with live music, always with fiddle
CHICAGO BARN DANCE    .

some great fiddle music feb 10-12
2012 university of chicago folk festival  .
free workshops during the day sat and sun. see site.
here is a LINK to tuning tones
and tuning instructions from
the inter web net.
here are MP3s of tuning tones
G low     D        A         E high
see big picture below for more general facts
TWINKLE TWINKLE  .

FRERE'S JAQUES  .

BOIL THEM CABBAGE   .A PART       B PART


here is the sound of the D scale
and
a guitar backup track to practice with

G scale    .    A scale


rhythyms to practice
1   2   3   4   miss is  ipp  i  is  a   river
1   2  3  4       1 and 2 and 3 and 4 and

miss is sip i         ground    hog
1     and 2  and    3      4

grass  hop-per  1     2and