Instructor: Malia Furtado
4 Week Mini-Session:
Wednesdays, 10/21/20 - 11/11/20
3:40pm – 4:25pm
Classes will be held online via Zoom.
Description: Calling all adventurous young violinists who might like to try their hand at a few fiddle tunes! This class will explore a few traditional fiddle favorites - some Old Time, Bluegrass, a little Celtic, and maybe even something a little bluesy. Students will also learn how to "chop," play "taters," end a tune with "shave and a haircut."
Prerequisite: Have completed Suzuki Violin Bk 1 (or equivalent). Equivalent skills include 1 1/2 - 2 years of playing experience.
What students will need:
- Functional fiddle, size 4/4
- Fiddles should have: bridge, strings, sound post, all tuners in tact
- Bow (with all the hair)
- Shoulder rest
- Notebook & pencil
- Recording device optional