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  • Toss the Feathers (Dm)

    Toss the Feathers (Dm)

    Toss the Feathers is a traditional Irish fiddle tune which can be heard in many sessions around the globe. The tune has been developed into several different variations over time, and master Trad Irish fiddler Kevin Burke has THREE different versions of this great tune to teach here at The Fiddlevideo Project.

    Each of Kevin’s versions are played in a different key. In this lesson, Kevin breaks down a basic and advanced tips for the version of the tune in the key of Dm…Don’t forget to check out the other two versions of this tune (Toss the Feathers-D Key and Toss the Feathers-Em Key).

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  • Toss the Feathers (D)

    Toss the Feathers (D)

    Toss the Feathers is a traditional Irish fiddle tune which can be heard in many sessions around the globe. The tune has been developed into several different variations over time, and master Trad Irish fiddler Kevin Burke has THREE different versions of this great tune to teach here at The Fiddlevideo Project.

    Each of Kevin’s versions are played in a different key. In this lesson, Kevin breaks down a basic and advanced tips for the version of the tune in the key of D…Don’t forget to check out the other two versions of this tune (Toss the Feathers-Em Key and Toss the Feathers-F Key).

    If you would like to learn the D Key version of the tune, sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.

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  • Toss the Feathers (Em)

    Toss the Feathers (Em)

    Toss the Feathers is a traditional Irish fiddle tune which can be heard in many sessions around the globe. The tune has been developed into several different variations over time, and master Trad Irish fiddler Kevin Burke has THREE different versions of this great tune to teach here at The Fiddlevideo Project.

    Each of Kevin’s versions are played in a different key. In this lesson, Kevin breaks down a basic and advanced tips for the version of the tune in the key of Em…Don’t forget to check out the other two versions of this tune (Toss the Feathers-D Key and Toss the Feathers-F Key).

    If you would like to learn the Em Key version of the tune, sgn up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.

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  • Morrison’s Jig

    Morrison’s Jig

    Morrison’s Jig is a melody heard in many Irish/Celtic sessions. It’s a great traditional tune played in the key of E minor. Master Trad Irish fiddler Kevin Burke breaks down a basic and advanced version of the tune in this lesson module. Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.

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  • Miss Lyall’s Strathspey

    Miss Lyall’s Strathspey


    Miss Lyall’s Strathspey is commonly played in a set with Miss Lyall’s Reel. It’s a great traditional strathspey played in the key of A minor (really A Dorian). Be sure to check out the Scottish Groove Tutorial before you tackle this tune.

    Hanneke walks us through her basic and advanced arrangement of the tune in this lesson module…Check out the tutorial videos below! Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.


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  • Miss Lyall’s Reel

    Miss Lyall’s Reel


    Miss Lyall’s Reel is commonly played in a set with Miss Lyall’s Strathspey. This tune is a great traditional reel played in the key of A minor. Be sure to check out the Scottish Reel Tutorial to help your groove you tackle this tune.

    Hanneke Cassel walks us through her basic and advanced arrangement of the tune in this lesson module…Check out the tutorial videos below! Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.


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  • Frenchie’s Reel

    Frenchie’s Reel

    Frenchie’s Reel is a great Canadian reel written by Ward Allen & Mel Lavigne. The tune is played out of the key of B flat, which gives it a fun feel. Patti Kusturok breaks down a basic and advanced version of the tune in this lesson module. Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.


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  • For Reals (Jig)

    For Reals (Jig)


    For Reals is a jig written by Fiddlevideo instructor Hannkeke Cassel. This tune, inspired by some of Hanneke’s Pacific Northwest friends, is played out of the key of D.

    Hanneke walks us through her basic and advanced arrangement of the tune in this lesson module…Check out the tutorial videos below! Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.


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  • On the Road to Boston

    On the Road to Boston

    On The Road To Boston is a great fiddle tune in the key of D. This tune can be heard in many different fiddle circles. Patti Kusturok breaks down a basic and advanced version of the tune in this lesson module. Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.


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  • Don Messer’s Breakdown

    Don Messer’s Breakdown

    Don Messer’s Breakdown is a great Canadian fiddle tune which bears the name of its composer. It is played out of the key of C, and it moves right along so hold tight! Patti Kusturok breaks down a basic and advanced version of the tune in this lesson module. Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.


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  • Cotton Patch Rag

    Cotton Patch Rag


    Here is the great contest-style and Texas-style fiddle tune, Cotton Patch Rag. This tune of choice likely made it’s way into the western fiddle contest circuit due to the influence of Texas-style fiddling pioneer Benny Thomasson. Casey breaks down a basic and advanced version in this lesson module. Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson including A/B looping and video speed controls.


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  • The Raivlin Reel

    The Raivlin Reel


    The Raivlin Reel was written by Barbara McOwen for Lance Ramshaw. The driving, rhythmic melody has become quite the rocking jam tunes in the Scottish community in the past decade. Hanneke Cassel walks us through her basic and advanced arrangement of the tune written by and for her fellow Bostonians in this lesson module. Sign up today for a full monthly or annual subscription to take advantage of the whole lesson.


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