Fiddle Basics Overview

Sheet Music and Mp3s available to Download for each Tune

Maggie in the woods sheet music

Sample Sheet Music

Download Maggie In The Woods ABC Sheet Music.
Download Maggie In The Woods Standard Notation Sheet Music.

Sample mp3 of Maggie In The Woods

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Fiddle Basics Lessons

Level

Introduction

Fiddle Basics Lesson 1

  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Introduction to the Irish Fiddle, it’s components and how it is held.


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The Scale of D Major

Fiddle Basics Lesson 2

  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Hand and Finger positioning and the Scale of D Major


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Twinkle Twinkle

Fiddle Basics Lesson 3

  • D Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Exercises on the scale of D Major


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Bowing Technique

Fiddle Basics Lesson 4

  • D Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Bowing Technique


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The Scale of G

Fiddle Basics Lesson 5

  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Scale of G


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Maggie in the Woods

Fiddle Basics Lesson 6

  • G Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Exercises on the scale of G Major.

Polka

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Terry Teehan’s Polka

Fiddle Basics Lesson 7

  • G Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Bowing Basics: Long and Short Bowing for creating Rhythm.

Polka

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Britches Full of Stitches

Fiddle Basics Lesson 8

  • G Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Bowing Basics: Switching between A and D strings.

Polka

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Hole in the Hedge

Fiddle Basics Lesson 9

  • C Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Bowing Basics: The Bottom string of G.

Jig

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The Ten Penny Bit

Fiddle Basics Lesson 10

  • A Minor
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Niamh will now teach the Jig ‘Ten Penny Bit’, in the key of A. She will introduce some basic or…

Jig

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Báidín Fheilimi

Fiddle Basics Lesson 11

  • D Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Ornamentation Basics: Cuts and Triplets

Waltz

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Tripping Up the Stairs

Fiddle Basics Lesson 12

  • D Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Bowed Triplets / One Note Triplets

Jig

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The Miller of Glanmire

Fiddle Basics Lesson 13

  • A Minor
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Ornamentation Basics: Rolls

Jig

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The Rose in the Heather

Fiddle Basics Lesson 14

  • D Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Ornamentation Basics: Second Finger Rolls

Jig

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Rolling in the Ryegrass

Fiddle Basics Lesson 15

  • D Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Ornamentation Basics: Rolls, Triplets.

Reel

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Peter O’Byrne’s Fancy

Fiddle Basics Lesson 16

  • D Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Ornamentation: Triplets

Jig

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Bill Malley’s

Fiddle Basics Lesson 17

  • G Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Chords and Double Stops

Barndance

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The Millstream

Fiddle Basics Lesson 18

  • G Major
  • Level 1
  • Melody
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Abundance of Ornamentation!

Reel

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