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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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  • Kentucky Waltz

    Kentucky Waltz

    This classic Monroe tune is heard at Old-Time jams and Texas-Style contests across the US. The melody is simple and can be embellished as much or as little as you would like. 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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  • Ookpik Waltz

    Ookpik Waltz

    Ookpik, or Ook Pik Waltz was written by Frankie Rodgers and is of Canadian origin. It is also sometimes referred to as Canadian Waltz, depending on what circles you play in. This is a widely-known jam session tune in Texas, Canadian and Old-Time fiddling styles. 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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  • Waiting for the Dawn

    Waiting for the Dawn

    This song is a great Scottish reel written by 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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  • Ragtime Annie

    Ragtime Annie

    This traditional Old-Time tune can be heard from the hills of the Appalachian Mountains across the great plains, Canada and beyond. 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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  • Soldier’s Joy

    Soldier’s Joy

    This traditional is a great Old-Time jam session tune out of the key of A. If you are starting to learn fiddle, this is a great one to get under your belt. Casey Willis 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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  • The Promenade (Slip Jig)

    The Promenade (Slip Jig)


    The Promenade is a great Irish fiddle tune written by Michael Gorman of County Sligo, Ireland. This slip jig has a nice feel to it, and Kevin Burke gives it a great groove. 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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  • Da Slockit Light

    Da Slockit Light

    This beautiful Scottish air was written by Tom Anderson in 1969 and captures his sadness at seeing the lights slowly diminish in his hometown, Eshaness Scotland. 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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