Shutdown Skills Series: Old-Time Fiddling Tips—How to Work the Bow

Mastering These 3 Bow Strokes Can Help Give a Tune that ‘Old-Time’ Sound Text and video by Bruce Molsky THE PROBLEM Your classical training prevents you from making old-time fiddle melodies and phrasing sound authentic. THE SOLUTION How many times have you had to field the question: “What’s the difference between a fiddle and a violin?” … Continue reading Shutdown Skills Series: Old-Time Fiddling Tips—How to Work the Bow