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  • The Foxtrot Rag

    The Foxtrot Rag

    The Foxtrot Rag is a nice, swingy tune written by Gordon Stobbe. If you are wanting to learn some swing-feel tunes, this is a really good one to start on. It’s not super fast, and it’s very accessible for a beginning to intermediate-level player. 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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  • I Don’t Love Nobody

    I Don’t Love Nobody

    This is a well-known contest and Texas-Style song. The tune can also be sometimes heard in bluegrass circles, although generally the chords follow a slightly different pattern. 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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  • Faded Love

    Faded Love

    This is the well-known Texas standard written by Bob Wills. Another great jam tune, this one is even better when played with a twin (harmony) fiddle part. Casey breaks down a basic, a twin, and an 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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  • Ragtime Annie

    Ragtime Annie

    This traditional Old-Time tune can be heard from the hills of the Appalachian Mountains across the great plains, Canada and beyond. If you’re a beginner player, this is a great song to have in your repertoire. 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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  • 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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