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  • I Don’t Love Nobody

    I Don’t Love Nobody

    This is a well-known contest and Texas-Style song. The tune can also be sometimes heard in bluegrass circles, although generally the chords follow a slightly different pattern. 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.


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  • Logger’s Breakdown

    Logger’s Breakdown

    Logger’s Breakdown is a great Canadian fiddle tune in the key of Bb attributed to Don Messer. This is a great song to learn if you would like to branch out and start playing in some more difficult keys. You will also have lots of opportunities to work on your arpeggios in this one! 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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  • Jenny Dang the Weaver

    Jenny Dang the Weaver

    This is the well-known Scottish reel written by Sir Alexander Boswell. Another great jam tune, this one is even better when played with a twin (harmony) fiddle part. Hanneke breaks down a basic, a twin, and an 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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  • The Banshee

    The Banshee


    The Banshee is a popular, traditional Irish fiddle reel. You’ll hear this tune called several different names, but most often, it is referred to as The Banshee. Irish fiddle legend 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 Drummond of Perth

    Miss Drummond of Perth

    This is the well-known Scottish Strathspey by either Neil Gow or W.M. Marshall in the key of A. If would like to play in Scottish jams, this is a great tune to know. Hanneke 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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  • Jig of Slurs

    Jig of Slurs

    This great Scottish fiddle and pipe standard is a must-know if you want to play in jams! Hanneke 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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  • Scandalous

    Scandalous

    This song is referred to by Hanneke Cassel (the composer) as a “fiddle pop ballad.” Hanneke 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 Stewart of Grantully

    Miss Stewart of Grantully

    This is the well-known Scottish Strathspey by Neil Gow in the key of A. If you play in Scottish jam circles, this tune is definitely one to have under your belt. Hanneke 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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  • Boston Urban Ceilidh

    Boston Urban Ceilidh

    This song is a great Scottish reel written by Hanneke Cassel. This is the anthem of the annual dance held in Boston of the same name. Hanneke 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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  • Farewell to Erin

    Farewell to Erin


    Farewell to Erin is a great Irish fiddle tune popularized by Kevin Burke and The Bothy Band. Kevin 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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  • The Glass Case of Emotion

    The Glass Case of Emotion

    Hanneke Cassel wrote this sweet tune for Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell). The song has Scottish and Texas Style influences and was released on one of Hanneke’s album “Silver” (http://www.hannekecassel.com/music.html). Hanneke 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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  • Whistler’s Waltz

    Whistler’s Waltz

    The unique use of harmonics in the third part of the melody makes Whistler’s Waltz stand out from most other waltzes. You can hear versions of this song played in many Old Time and Texas Style jam sessions. Casey Willis 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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