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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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  • Pat’s Country

    Pat’s Country

    Pat’s Country is a nice slow foxtrot or Canadian country dance fiddle tune. It has the same slow, swingy feel as Faded Love. 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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  • 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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  • Red Wing

    Red Wing

    Red Wing is one of the most well-known Canadian, Old-Time or Bluegrass fiddle tunes. Depending on the player, this tune can be either really simple or super-complex. Patti Kusturok keeps it pretty simple in this performance until she throws a little swing in towards the end. If you would like to jam with other musicians, having a good version of this tune in your repertoire is a must! Patti 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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  • Country Waltz

    Country Waltz

    Country Waltz is a great traditional fiddle waltz played in many Canadian jam circles and for many country dances. It’s a great beginner tune, so dive right in. 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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  • Teenager’s Waltz

    Teenager’s Waltz

    Here is a great old-time waltz in the key of A. The tune, composed by Graham Townsend, is a great choice if you are a beginner player. You should definitely learn a version of this if you plan to play in Canadian jam circles or for country dances. 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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  • Maple Sugar

    Maple Sugar

    This great tune is considered the Canadian National Fiddle Anthem. The tune is written by Ward Allen and is one of the most famous fiddle tunes in the Canadian style. You should definitely learn a version of this if you plan to play in Canadian jam 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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  • TIDGA Jig

    TIDGA Jig


    TIDGA Jig is an original Scottish/American fiddle tune played out of the key of A Major. The tune was written by Fiddlevideo instructor Hanneke Cassel. 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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  • The Skye Boat Song (Over the Sea to Skye)

    The Skye Boat Song (Over the Sea to Skye)

    Over the Sea to Skye (or the Skye Boat Song) is a traditional Scottish air collected by Anne Campbelle MacLeaod in the 1800’s. Lyrics were added by Sir Harold Baronet. You may recognize this song as the title theme for the TV series “Outlander”. This great tune is played out of the key of G. Make sure to check out all of the Scottish Grace Note Tutorials to check out some of the techniques Hanneke Cassel teaches in this lesson. 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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  • Blackberry Festival Footrace

    Blackberry Festival Footrace


    Blackberry Festival Footrace is a great three-part Scottish fiddle tune written by David Fisher.

    The tune is played out of the key of D minor, and it has become quite the dance tune in many circles. Hanneke Cassel 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 Dionne Reel

    The Dionne Reel

    The Dionne Reel is a Quebecois tune written for the Dionne Quintuplets. The tune can be heard in many Canadian circles as well as a few Celtic circles. It has an interesting structure, so be sure to check out Kevin Burke’s description of how to put the tune together. 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 Rolling Waves Jig

    The Rolling Waves Jig

    If you’re a beginner player, this is a great song to have in your repertoire. Kevin Burke breaks down a basic and advanced version in this free lesson module…

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