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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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  • Jig of Slurs

    Jig of Slurs

    This great Scottish fiddle and pipe standard is a must-know if you want to play in jams! 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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  • Scandalous

    Scandalous

    This song is referred to by Hanneke Cassel (the composer) as a “fiddle pop ballad.” 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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  • Miss Stewart of Grantully

    Miss Stewart of Grantully

    This is the well-known Scottish Strathspey by Neil Gow in the key of A. If you play in Scottish jam circles, this tune is definitely one to have under your belt. 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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  • Pigeon on the Gate

    Pigeon on the Gate

    Here is the Scottish version of the reel Pigeon on the Gate in the key of A. 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 Sailor’s Wife

    The Sailor’s Wife

    Here is a great traditional Scottish jam tune 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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  • Boston Urban Ceilidh

    Boston Urban Ceilidh

    This song is a great Scottish reel written by Hanneke Cassel. This is the anthem of the annual dance held in Boston of the same name. 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 Grace Note Tutorial – “The Wiggle”

    Scottish Grace Note Tutorial – “The Wiggle”

    In this technique tutorial, Hanneke demonstrates how to play Scottish grace notes, “The Wiggle”.

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  • Waiting for the Dawn

    Waiting for the Dawn

    This song is a great Scottish reel written by Hanneke Cassel. 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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  • Da Slockit Light

    Da Slockit Light

    This beautiful Scottish air was written by Tom Anderson in 1969 and captures his sadness at seeing the lights slowly diminish in his hometown, Eshaness Scotland. 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 Glass Case of Emotion

    The Glass Case of Emotion

    Hanneke Cassel wrote this sweet tune for Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell). The song has Scottish and Texas Style influences and was released on one of Hanneke’s album “Silver” (http://www.hannekecassel.com/music.html). 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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