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  • Pairing Irish Fiddle Tunes in a Set

    Pairing Irish Fiddle Tunes in a Set

    Kevin Burke talks about pairing Irish fiddle tunes in a set in this free fiddle lesson. In Trad Irish fiddle music, tunes are often paired up in groups to create a “set” of tunes. Many recordings of such sets have […]

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  • How to Play Trad Irish Fiddle

    How to Play Trad Irish Fiddle

    Kevin Burke talks about how to play Trad Irish fiddle if you’re an American fiddler. This lesson was requested by one of our fiddlevideo.com members, and Kevin does a great job with the topic. He discusses Trad Irish bowing, ornaments, […]

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  • Bowing – Irish Fiddle Technique Lesson

    Bowing – Irish Fiddle Technique Lesson

    Kevin Burke walks us through his bowing Irish fiddle technique lesson. Watch and play along with this master fiddler as he discusses common Irish bowing techniques, some bowing patterns he has developed himself, double stops, and much more.

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  • Rolls and Gracenotes – Fiddle Technique Lesson

    Rolls and Gracenotes – Fiddle Technique Lesson


    Kevin Burke discusses and breaks down the various Irish rolls and gracenotes found in this wonderful style of fiddle music. Watch and play along with this master fiddler as he walks through these various Trad Irish techniques. Then get out there and put these tips to good use in a session setting!!

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  • Irish Dance Rhythms – Fiddle Technique Lesson

    Irish Dance Rhythms – Fiddle Technique Lesson


    Kevin Burke discusses and breaks down the main dance rhythms found in Irish fiddle music. Watch and play along with this master fiddler as he walks through these various Irish dance rhythms. Then get out there and put these tips to good use in a session setting!!

    We hope you enjoy this sample lesson from Kevin. The full lesson is available for Fiddlevideo.com subscribers. If you would like to take advantage of a full membership and start learning some great tunes, we encourage you to SIGN UP and get unlimited access to over 70 full lesson modules which include basic and advanced lessons, picture-in-picture HD camera views, sheet music, and guitar backup tracks (N/A for trad Irish lessons by Kevin Burke).

    Your subscription gets you access to lessons from all professional instructors on this site as well as all technique tutorials which break down common fiddle bowings, fingerings & tricks.

    Take your fiddle playing to the next level today!!

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  • The Bowed Triplet – Irish Fiddle Technique Lesson

    The Bowed Triplet – Irish Fiddle Technique Lesson

    Kevin Burke walks us through the traditional Irish fiddle technique, the bowed triplet. Watch and play along with this master fiddler as he breaks down this trad Irish bowing method.

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