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  • Lianne MacLean’s Revenge

    Lianne MacLean’s Revenge


    Lianne MacLean’s Revenge is a fiery Scottish reel written by Hanneke Cassel and played out of the key of A minor. The second part jumps up to A major, giving the tune a fun change of pace. 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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  • Scottish Groove Tutorial – The Reel

    Scottish Groove Tutorial – The Reel

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

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  • The Hunter’s Purse

    The Hunter’s Purse


    The Hunter’s Purse is a traditional Irish reel played in many, many Celtic sessions. Master fiddler Kevin Burke learned his version of the tune after hearing Paddy Killoran play the song. 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 Earl’s Chair

    The Earl’s Chair


    The Earl’s Chair is a traditional Irish reel played out of the key of D. Master fiddler Kevin Burke says that you don’t have to go very far in Ireland to hear this tune in sessions. 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 Beare Island Reel

    The Beare Island Reel


    The Beare Island is a traditional Irish reel written by the great accordion and fiddle player Finbar O’Dwyer. Master fiddler Kevin Burke plays a great version of this tune for our enjoyment. 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 Mouth of the Tobique

    The Mouth of the Tobique


    The Mouth of the Tobique is a great traditional French Canadian fiddle reel played out of the key of G. Although this is a Quebec-style origin tune, Kevin Burke puts his Irish fiddle touch on it. It moves right along, so hold on tight! 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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  • Buckskin Reel

    Buckskin Reel

    Buckskin Reel is a fun Canadian fiddle tune written by Andy Dejarlis. This song is played out of the key of D, but it has some fun chord changes along the way. 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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  • Mrs. Stewart of Garth

    Mrs. Stewart of Garth


    Mrs. Stewart of Garth is a great traditional reel played 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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  • The Mountain Road

    The Mountain Road


    The Mountain Road is a popular Irish fiddle reel written by Michael Gorman. It moves right along, so strap in!! 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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  • Cooley’s Reel

    Cooley’s Reel


    Joe Cooley’s Reel is a very popular Irish fiddle tune of uncertain authorship. It moves right along, so strap in!! 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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  • Whalen’s Breakdown

    Whalen’s Breakdown

    Whalen’s Breakdown is a great traditional Canadian fiddle tune played in the key of C. This easy tune is heard in many jam sessions around Canada and is a great transition tune if you are looking to play in some of the more difficult, non-sharp keys. 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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  • St. Anne’s Reel

    St. Anne’s Reel

    St. Anne’s Reel is a great starter tune. It’s in the key of D and is great for beginners, but you can add quite a bit to it to make it stand out. This song is heard in many circles, from Celtic to Old-Time to Contest-Stlye. 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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