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  • Fisher’s Hornpipe

    Fisher’s Hornpipe

    This traditional tune is definitely one to have in your repertoire. This tune in the key of D is a great one for beginners, but can be embellished quite a bit as well. 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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  • Bethany’s Waltz

    Bethany’s Waltz

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

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  • Faded Love

    Faded Love

    This is the well-known Texas standard written by Bob Wills. Another great jam tune, this one is even better when played with a twin (harmony) fiddle part. Casey 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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  • Old Joe Clark

    Old Joe Clark

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

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  • Benny and Bea’s Waltz

    Benny and Bea’s Waltz

    This great waltz was written by Brenda Wallace for Benny Thomasson and his wife Bea. This is a great song if you are just starting to learn the fiddle. 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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  • Swallowtail Jig

    Swallowtail Jig

    Here is a traditional jig which can be heard in various settings including Celtic, Old-Time and Texas-Style circles. This is a very versatile beginner to intermediate level song worth learning. 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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  • Julia Delaney

    Julia Delaney


    Julia Delaney was the sister-in-law of Francis O’neill, Chicago’s police chief back in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. This song was written by an unknown composer for Julia and has become a very popular tune played in many Irish fiddle circles. 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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  • Forked Deer

    Forked Deer

    Forked Deer is a traditional breakdown in the key of D. This version of the song contains an interesting accidental note in the first part, so keep a lookout for that. The song is great for beginners, but you can add quite a bit to it to make it stand out. 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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  • Red Haired Boy

    Red Haired Boy

    This traditional tune is of Celtic and/or English origin. If you really must know more about the roots, check this out. If you’re a beginner player, this is a great song to have in your repertoire. 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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  • Pigeon on the Gate

    Pigeon on the Gate

    Here is the Scottish version of the reel Pigeon on the Gate in the key of A. 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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  • Out on the Ocean

    Out on the Ocean


    Out on the Ocean is a great traditional Irish fiddle jig. This tune has an interesting B section in that it is slightly different the second time. 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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  • The Sailor’s Wife

    The Sailor’s Wife

    Here is a great traditional Scottish jam tune out of the key of D minor. 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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