Played in a fiddle contest last Saturday, recorded a tune I wrote a few weeks ago, practiced some exercises, and made up a chord progression. Continue reading
Came up with a tune, and played with the chords. Continue reading
Wrote a tune, and tried my best to analyze a jazz standard. Continue reading
This is how I bow Lonesome John (source: John Salyer). Video is included, demonstrating fast and slow. Continue reading
Just a tune that I learned really early on and I can’t seem to find any recordings of.
EDIT: Turns out this tune was collected (from Illinois fiddler Pappy Taylor) by Garry Harrison but didn’t make it into his book Dear Old Illinois. Continue reading
This is how I bow Sarah Armstrong’s Tune. Video is included, demonstrating fast and slow. Continue reading