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  • Angeline the Baker

    Angeline the Baker

    Angelina Baker was written by Stephen Foster back in the 1850s. However, as the song has been passed down through the years by bluegrass and old-time players, the instrumental version of the melody (now called Angeline the Baker) has become its own unique tune. 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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  • Whistler’s Waltz

    Whistler’s Waltz

    The unique use of harmonics in the third part of the melody makes Whistler’s Waltz stand out from most other waltzes. You can hear versions of this song played in many Old Time and Texas Style jam sessions. Casey Willis 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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  • Lonesome Fiddle Blues

    Lonesome Fiddle Blues

    Lonesome Fiddle Blues was written by Vassar Clements. Charlie Daniels re-purposed the melody for The Devil Went Down to Georgia. However, you still hear this song played in many Old Time and Texas Style jam sessions. Casey Willis breaks down a basic and advanced version of the tune in this lesson module.



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