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Care and Maintenance of Your Fiddle 

This lesson is part of the course Beginning/Intermediate Fiddle with Chad Manning.
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Learn basic fiddle techniques by learning popular traditional tunes, with lots of technique tips and advice on how to get that fiddley sound.
 
 
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June Apple
 
In this lesson, Chad teaches you the popular old-time tune "June Apple," which is in the key of A Mixolydian. Mixolydian means that the seventh in the major scale (in this case, G#) is lowered a half step (to G). In the first part of the lesson, Chad teaches the A part of "June Apple" phrase by phrase and also shows you the "Nashville shuffle" bowing pattern, which works well on the A part of this tune.
 
 
 
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Care and Maintenance of Your Fiddle   
 
Care and Maintenance of Your Fiddle   
 
Care and Maintenance of Your Fiddle 
Care and Maintenance of Your Fiddle 
 
Learn key tips for taking good care of your fiddle and bow, such as making sure you loosen the bow before you put it away, cleaning your strings, and more. Chad also talks about how much rosin to use on your bow, how much to tighten the bow, etc.

 
 
 
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