Practice and Tools
Getting the Most out of Your Fiddle Tune List
My first fiddle tune list was stored in my fiddle case. It listed the tunes I could play. My intention was to have the list handy when meeting new musicians to play fiddle tunes with. There were not a great many tunes on the list, maybe three dozen at most.
In those early days of fiddling … Read more
Daniel Coyle and Fiddling
As I prepare for going to the Mike Block String Camp, I have one recommendation for summer reading to leave with you. I’m about 2/3rds the way through The Culture Code by Daniel Coyle, and I’m getting so much out of it, I have to write this now.
If you are…
in a band or hope to be someday,… Read more
The Creativity Story
You may be a Creative already and not know it. Or, maybe you feel that you are not creative. Or, you may already revel in your creativity. No matter. Here’s a story that sheds beau coup light on the subject. At the end of the story I’ll explain the whole allegory. Let’s start with a familiar setting: