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 2014 issue -- 20th anniversary!
  • 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!
In upcoming issues:
Brian Conway; Franklin George; Stuart Williams; Heavy Metal Fiddling; 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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(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!)