Fiddler Magazine

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 2016 Issue
  • Mikael & Mia Marin
  • Martin Dowling
  • Violin Maker Jonathan Cooper
  • Bruce Molsky
  • Tips for Better Practicing
  • Flatt Lonesome's Charli Robertson
  • CD and book reviews
  • Columns on Irish, Scottish, Old Time, and Canadian fiddling; Improvisation, Tune History...
  • 12 tunes… and lots more!
In upcoming issues:
John Sheahan; Frank Maloy; Mia Gunberg Ådin; Patrick McAvinue; Pascal Gemme; Polish Fiddling & Kapela Maliszów; Howdy Forrester; Frank Ferrel; Daniel Lapp; Gordon McCann; Liz Carroll; Gillian Boucher; Justen Haynes…
Read Articles!
(Once on the Articles page, click on "newer/older" at the bottom of the right-hand menu to access over a hundred articles. Or search for your favorite fiddler or fiddle style in the search box!)