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.

Fall 2014 Issue:
  • Gordon Stobbe
  • Suvi Oskala
  • Sam Bush
  • Eddie Bond
  • Allan Block
  • Pete Seeger
  • Pattie Hopkins
  • Ed Whitcomb
  • CD and book reviews
  • Columns on Irish, Scottish, Bluegrass, Old Time, and Canadian fiddling; Improvisation, Tune History...
  • 14 tunes… and lots more!
In upcoming issues:
Jason Anick; Emily Schaad; Katie McNally; Kiérah; Annie Staninec; John Sheahan; Jim Wood; Jody Stecher; Violin Makers; The Medieval Bow; New Column: Fiddling for Beginners… & lots more!

Read Articles! (Excerpts from Fall 2014 issue coming soon.)
(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!)