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.
Spring 2014 issue -- 20th anniversary!
In upcoming issues:
- Erynn Marshall
- Jack Tuttle
- Arkaitz Miner and Basque Fiddling
- Jim Sheehan & "Sheehan's Reel"
- Violin Maker Ruston Ruwe
- Tune-writing Contest Results
- CD and book reviews
- Columns on Irish, Scottish, Bluegrass, Old Time, and Canadian fiddling; Improvisation, Tune History...
- 14 tunes… and lots more!
Franklin George; Stuart Williams; Katie McNally; Kiérah; John Sheahan; Violin Makers; The Medieval Bow… & lots more!
Hot off the presses! Our new Fiddlers 20 CD/book set. For details, click here.
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