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Old Joe Clark, Part 1 

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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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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Old Joe Clark  
 
Old Joe Clark  
 
Old Joe Clark, Part 1 
Old Joe Clark, Part 1 
 
“Old Joe Clark” is one of the most well-known American fiddle tunes, so it’s essential for all fiddlers to know it. It’s in the the key of A Mixolydian, which means that the usual seventh step of an A major scale (G#) is lowered by a half step to a G natural. Chad shows you the melody of both the A and B parts, phrase by phrase, giving you a chance to play each phrase (and then each part) along with him.

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