Founded in 1994, Fiddler Magazine is an informative, educational, and entertaining resource for fiddlers, accompanists, and appreciative listeners. Each quarterly issue (now approx. 60 pages each) features a variety of different styles of fiddling, as well as plenty of other articles and columns. Regular columns include: Bluegrass Fiddling, “The Practicing Fiddler,” Fiddle Tune History, On Improvisation, Irish Fiddling, Cross-Tuning Workshop, Cross-Canada Fiddle Tour, and reviews of CDs, books, and DVDs. Each issue also includes transcriptions of several tunes.
Summer 2015 Issue
In upcoming issues:
Alfonso Franco & Galician Fiddling; Eric Favreau; Haley Richardson; Fiddle Hell; Alex DePue; Mia & Mikael Marin; Buddy Melton; Andy Leftwich; The Origin of "Potatoes"; Ron Stewart; Jyotsna Srikanth; Jim Wood; Violin Makers; John Sheahan… & lots more!
(Summer article excerpts coming soon)
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