eBook + Online Audio
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
This fun and easy bluegrass fiddle book and audio download takes you from the very beginning. Starting with an introduction to the instrument, the book teaches you basic fiddle technique such as holding the bow, and provides scales and exercises setting the foundation for the repertoire found in the book. Featuring classics such as "Boil E'm Cabbage Down", "Cripple Creek" and "Old Joe Clark", this book will get you playing in no time! Includes access to online audio.
Fiddle and Bow Diagram and Tuning
Holding Your First Fiddle
Care of Your Bow; Hand Position
Open Notes on the Fiddle
Learning to Play the A Major Scale
Exercises on the A Major Scale Notes
My First Arpeggios in A; Hot Cross Buns; Twinkle, Twinkle
Cripple Creek; Liza Jane; Eighth Notes
Boil ‘Em Cabbage Down with Variations
Dotted Notes, Lifts and Endings
Salty Dog; Camptown Races
Shortnin’ Bread; Buffalo Gals
Crawdad Song; Shady Grove
Natural Notes and New Finger Placements
D Major Scale; Exercise; Yankee Doodle
Oh, Susannah; Soldier’s Joy
Angeline the Baker
Wildwood Flower and Breakdown
G Major Scale and Work-Out
Flop-Eared Mule and Breakdown
Wabash Cannonball; Turkey in the Straw
Old Joe Clark
Steve Kaufman’s Discography
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