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Ryan & Brennish Thomson

Updated Feb 2, 2024

Old Time Fiddle, First Lesson video DVD instruction by Ryan Thomson, no music reading ability required.

Old Time Fiddle First Lesson $29.95

This DVD video course is designed for learners who already have basic violin playing skills such as the ability to play some scales or simple tunes. No music reading is required. This video teaches four old time American *tunes in the "hoedown," or old timey square dance fiddling style. 

Fingerings and bowings are illustrated in detail. Tunes are demonstrated both slowed way down and up to dance speed. Alternate bowings and variations are demonstrated for each tune. DVD length - 50 minutes, 

ISBN 978-0-931877-59-9

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*Tunes on this DVD include: 8th of January, Wild Horses at Stony Point, Sugar in the Gourd.

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