Featured Videos: In the Studio

Flynn Cohen and Marla Fibish: “Winnie Hayes” and “Anthony Frawley’s”

Sponsored By

Peghead Nation’s Irish Mandolin instructor plays a set of jigs with our Irish Backup Guitar instructor.

by Dan Gabel
March 16, 2020

It is an odd St. Patrick’s Day this year, and we hope you’re all safe and healthy. There are still plenty of ways to celebrate the day, and hearing a great set of jigs will definitely get you in the mood. 

While Flynn Cohen was in the studio recording new lessons for his Irish Backup Guitar course, Peghead Nation Irish Mandolin instructor Marla Fibish stopped by to play melody on some of Flynn’s lessons, and they played a few sets of tunes to warm up. In this video, Marla and Flynn play the Irish jigs “Winnie Hayes” and “Anthony Fawley’s.”

Flynn will be doing a Facebook Live Irish guitar workshop on St. Patrick’s Day, in which he’ll be talking about playing the jig rhythm and fielding questions from his Irish Backup Guitar students and other Facebook visitors. 

Be sure to check out Marla’s beautiful new album, The Bright Hollow Fog, and sign up for Irish Mandolin with Marla Fibish now


Tags: Fiddle, Mandolin
Category: Featured Video

Related Featured Videos

Bruce Molsky: “Garfield’s Blackberry Blossom”

Peghead Nation fiddle teacher plays a popular old-time tune, which is different from the tune of a similar name that is often played in bluegrass circles.

California Banjo Extravaganza: “Angeline the Baker”

A performance from Bill Evans, Chris Coole, and Ned Luberecki, with a Peghead-packed band of Sharon Gilchrist, Chad Manning, John Reischman, and Jim Nunally.

Bruce Molsky and Isa Burke: “Arkansas Traveler”

Peghead Nation old-time banjo and fiddle teacher plays an old-time favorite with the fiddler, singer, and songwriter from the band Lula Wiles.

Brittany Haas and Bruce Molsky: “John Brown’s Dream”

Two Peghead Nation fiddle instructors play an old-time favorite during the Green Mountain Bluegrass and Roots Festival.

Evie Ladin: “Got No Honey Babe Now”

Peghead Nation’s Clawhammer Banjo teacher plays and sings an old-time song from North Carolina fiddler Frank Blevins.

Marla Fibish and Dale Russ: “Dever the Dancer” and “Hunting the Hare”

Peghead Nation’s Irish mandolin and fiddle teachers play a medley of Irish slip jigs.

PEGHEAD PARTNERS

Article Thumbnail
Oct 27, 2020
The mandolin master plays a great version of the Jerome Kern classic with his trio, live at the Marshall Mandolin Summit.




Start Learning Today

One Course: $20/month or $200/year
Two Courses: $30/month or $300/year
Access to All Courses: $100/month

Peghead Nation’s String School is your source for roots music instruction, bringing you full courses in guitar, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, fiddle, and Dobro, featuring talented instructors, high-quality video instruction, accurate notation and tab, and fun songs to play right from the beginning. Enroll and become a Peghead today!