Tackling a new instrument can be intimidating, but with this
easy-to-use guide, you'll have no trouble at all! From selecting,
tuning, and caring for your fiddle to mastering various music
styles, Fiddle For Dummies walks you step-by-step through
everything you need to start playing the fiddle like a pro. You'll
discover how to hold a fiddle, master fundamental techniques, and
take your skills to the next level. This title also features
companion audio tracks and instructional video clips hosted online
at Dummies.com to help further enhance your skills.
The fiddle is a popular instrument across many continents, and
is a favorite for many because it is small and portable. Playing
the fiddle can expose you to a range of musical styles from all
over the world, such as Irish, Scottish, Celtic/Cape Breton,
country, folk, bluegrass, and more. Plus, if you're already a
violin player, you'll impress yourself and fellow musicians as you
unlock your instrument to open up a whole new world of sounds.
Learn fiddle techniques and fundamentals
Select, tune, and care for your fiddle
Join the folk instrument movement and master the fiddle
Play fiddle music from all over the world
Whether you're a complete beginner or a violin player looking to
branch out and try something new, Fiddle For Dummies will
have you fit as a fiddle in no time.