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  • Irishman’s Heart to the Ladies

    Irishman’s Heart to the Ladies

    Irishman’s Heart to the Ladies is a great Canadian/Irish jig played in the key of A. If you’re looking for a well-known session tune, this is it. 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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  • Smash The Window

    Smash The Window

    Smash the Window is a great jig of Irish origin played in the key of D. You’ll hear this bouncy little song in sessions spanning many different genera. 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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  • Scottish Groove Tutorial – The Jig

    Scottish Groove Tutorial – The Jig

    In this technique tutorial “Scottish Groove Tutorial – The Jig”, Hanneke demonstrates how to groove to a jig on the fiddle when you are not playing the melody.

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  • The Orphan (Jig)

    The Orphan (Jig)


    The Orphan is a great traditional Irish jig played out of the key of G. Master fiddler Kevin Burke plays a great version of this stately tune. 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 Butterfly (Slip Jig)

    The Butterfly (Slip Jig)


    The Butterfly is a great Irish fiddle tune written by Tommy Potts. This slip jig has a very impressionistic feel to it…Kevin Burke discusses his approach to the tune in the tutorials. 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 Kid on the Mountain

    The Kid on the Mountain


    The Kid on the Mountain is a great traditional slip jig you hear played at many Trad Irish fiddle sessions. This tune has a whopping 5 parts to wrap your head around. 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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  • Atholl Highlanders Jig

    Atholl Highlanders Jig


    Atholl Highlanders Jig is a great traditional pipe tune played out of the key of A. It’s a song that is one of the most representative of fiddle tunes which imitate the piping tradition. This song is heard in many Celtic jam sessions and is definitely one to learn! 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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  • Larach Alasdair

    Larach Alasdair

    Larach Alasdair is the well-known traditional Scottish Jig played in the key of A. This is a great tune to know if would like to play in Scottish jams. 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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  • Across the Black River

    Across the Black River


    Kevin Burke wrote the song Across the Black River as his mother lived in the vicinity of the waterway in County Sligo, Ireland. This jig has a nice rolling feel to it, and is a good song to learn if you’re just starting into Irish fiddling. 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 Cliffs of Moher

    The Cliffs of Moher


    The Cliffs of Moher are on the west coast of Ireland, and this tune was written to capture the feeling a visitor might experience whilst standing atop them. It is a great traditional standard Irish fiddle jig. If you’d like to play in an Irish fiddle session, you should definitely learn this song. 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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  • Paddy Fahey’s Jig

    Paddy Fahey’s Jig


    Paddy Fahey’s Jig is a great Irish fiddle tune written by Paddy. It is one of his most popular tunes and is considered a standard these days. If you’d like to play in an Irish fiddle session, you should definitely learn this song. 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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  • 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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