OldTime Fiddle

Kitchen Girl

This has been one of my favorites. We play it in the Bay Area Fiddlers Association, too. The version here is not advanced, but, it’s not easy either. I’d call it intermediate. This hoe down has a catchy change of chord in the first two beats, then goes back to A A lot can be […]

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Flop Eared Mule

This tab chart is a revision of the chart in 43 Fiddle Tunes in Tab. When I revised it for a new student, the thought suddenly hit me, “I can put this online on my new fiddle tune blog!” And so, here it is. The revisions are changes I’ve been penciling in for my studio […]

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Ten Penny Bit Rhythm Trick

There is a favorite trick fiddlers do in jigs. We change the accented rhythm to imply a time of 3-4 instead of the normal 6-8 jig rhythm. This lasts for only a few beats. Rock players and jazz cats do this to. So did classical music composers. It’s a good trick. In the video performance […]

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Shave and a Haircut, Two Bits

Curtis Baldwin asked for this fiddle tune tag in tab. I said, send me a SASE and I’ll do it up in hand drawn tab and send it. Then, I got into it and made the CAD version for online publication. I could easily do a whole lesson on fiddle tune endings, and probably will. […]

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