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  • Peek-a-Boo Waltz

    Peek-a-Boo Waltz

    The Peek-a-Boo Waltz is a great beginner fiddle tune played out of the key of D. Although the tune sounds Canadian, Patti Kusturok learned the tune from her grandfather who learned it in Scotland. 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 Hi-Lo Schottische

    The Hi-Lo Schottische

    The Hi-Lo Schottische is a traditional Western Canadian fiddle tune heard in many circles. The first part of the tune is played out of the key of D and the second out of the key of A; hence, the alternate name “The D and A Schottische”. This is a great beginner fiddle tune. 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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  • Citadel Waltz

    Citadel Waltz

    Frenchie’s Reel is a great Canadian Waltz written by Andy Dejarlis. The tune is played out of the key of D, and it’s a great one to start in on if you’re a beginner. 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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  • Frenchie’s Reel

    Frenchie’s Reel

    Frenchie’s Reel is a great Canadian reel written by Ward Allen & Mel Lavigne. The tune is played out of the key of B flat, which gives it a fun feel. 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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  • Memories of Eva Waltz

    Memories of Eva Waltz

    Memories of Eva Waltz is a great tune written by Fiddlevideo instructor Patti Kusturok and her son, Alex Kusturok, for Patti’s mother. The tune has become one of Patti’s most requested numbers when she performs. 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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  • On the Road to Boston

    On the Road to Boston

    On The Road To Boston is a great fiddle tune in the key of D. This tune can be heard in many different fiddle 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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  • Don Messer’s Breakdown

    Don Messer’s Breakdown

    Don Messer’s Breakdown is a great Canadian fiddle tune which bears the name of its composer. It is played out of the key of C, and it moves right along so hold tight! 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Old-Time Canadian Waltz Fiddle Bowing Tips

    Old-Time Canadian Waltz Fiddle Bowing Tips

    Patti Kusturok gives out some Old-Time Canadian waltz fiddle bowing tips in this lesson. Get ready to play some smooth waltzes!

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  • The Lovers’ Waltz

    The Lovers’ Waltz

    Here is The Lovers’ Waltz (also sometimes called The Lover’s Waltz). This is a fantastic tune written by Jay Ungar and Molly Mason. The song transcends genere and can be heard everywhere from weddings to dances to campfires all across America. Similar to Ashokan Farewell, also written by Jay and Molly, the melody to this song is simple, and yet haunting, a hallmark of a good waltz. It’s a great tune to start on if you’re a beginner player. Thanks to Jay and Molly, who were kind enough to license this tune to be taught here on Fiddlevideo.com.. 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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