M0nty10’s seven comments

  • Re: Buying a violin

    I found this article quite useful more…

  • Cool tune

    This is a fun tune! I love the syncopation in the B part. more…

  • Anyone heard of Footerin Aboot?

    I've heard there is an excellent north east ceilidh band called Footerin Aboot. Would love them to come and play at my wedding. Wondering wheather anyone has heard of how to get in touch? more…

  • Re: changing strings

    The bridge should be between the two grooves on the f-holes and should also be leaning back slightly because as you bring tuning to concert pitch the bridge will be pulled forward and further with further adjustments. then one day you'll be adjusting and ... more…

  • Re: Yes, me again, with more annoying pleadings for help. :D

    Get a copy of the Amazing Slow downer and a copy of a cd you really like and try and copy your favourite tunes dot for dot. Try and copy their style as much as you can. If your just starting this is fine cause it is like having a lesson with a professiona... more…

  • Re: How do I play slower?

    I think singing the tunes first at a reasonable pase can help you to play slower. If you play fiddle just trying to use more bow can also help! more…

  • Re: How do I play faster?

    Playing quickly isn't the best way to play a tune. Playing with rhythem is more important. Ornamentation can not be worked into a tune if it is played to quickly. I think both of these methods are an important part of style. more…