The eight lessons on this DVD, compiled from Homespun's incomparable library of music instruction, represent fiddle tuition at its very best. The lessons start at an easy beginner level and progressively get more challenging, providing a full range of techniques, styles, musical ideas and repertoire tunes to learning players at all levels.
Each of the instructors is highly experienced and deeply knowledgeable in bluegrass and old-time genres, and address topics such as tone, intonation, bowing, rhythm, improvisation and a host of other things that will make you a better fiddler.
Kenny Kosek teaches "Bury Me Beneath the Willow"
Jim Wood teaches "Southwind"
Vassar Clements teaches "Lonesome Fiddle Blues"
Richard Greene teaches"Stony Lonesome"
Brad Leftwich teaches "Citico" (with "Tommy's Lick")
Bruce Molsky teaches "Candy Girl"
Jay Ungar teaches "Ashokan Farewell"
Stacy Phillips teaches "Take this Hammer"