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  • Re: Thane’s

    Ah, yeah, that's sounds better. Thank you DonaldK for correcting all my mistakes more…

  • Thane’s

    A great tune I heard on Troy Macgillivray's Album "Eleven". I'm not 100% sure that it is a polka, so if anyone wants to correct me go ahead. I'm also not convinced that I have the last 3 bars of the third line correct, so again, if someone wants to correc... more…

  • Re: Playing Chords on fiddle at sessions

    I too would usually bow chords instead of strumming, but I thought that seen as there was only 1 person playing chords (a mandolin player) and 10 or 11 of us playing the melody, that he could do with some assistance, and I thought that while I don't know ... more…

  • Playing Chords on fiddle at sessions

    So, a few days ago I was at session with my fiddle, playing the tunes I knew, and sitting out the ones that I didn't, and then a tune got played, that I didn't know and it was in D major. Having tried mandolin for a few weeks, I knew a little bit about ch... more…

  • Can anyone tell me a maker of odd shaped fiddles

    I'm looking to get an odd shaped fiddle in the near future as one of my friends has asked me to do an experiment to see if the shape of fiddles affects the sound and if so how. He will provide me with £2000 to spend. more…

  • Re: Does anyone know any fast easy reel sets?

    Would it work if I made it so that it went: Salamanca/McMahon's/the Silver Spear/Maid behind The bar? more…

  • Does anyone know any fast easy reel sets?

    Does anyone know any fast easy reel sets (for fiddle) and if so could you please tell? more…

  • Does anyone know of any any good fiddle shops online

    Can anyone tell me any good fiddle shops online as I am(still) looking to buy a fiddle. My budget is about £7000 and I am looking to buy a NEW fiddle. Also what about fiddle making kits? Would you say they are a good investment or not? more…

  • Re: The Erchless Scout

    Part 1 more…

  • Re: The Erchless Scout

    The tune is split up into 3 parts. There is the first part, then the second part is on the string up, then the 3rd part is the part thats different to the other two. Duncan Chisholm plays it like this more…