Workshop - Strings

Fiddle Convention 2020 Workshop...

Material and information for violinists

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Practical tips for your recording

The general setup needed


Tuning Tones

A 443 Hz





Play-along for your first recording
(Zwei schwedische Schottisch, bars 1 to 20)

  1. Start recording on your own recording device (for example your smartphone)
  2. Start the Play-along Zwei schwedische Schottisch, bars 1 to 20

(listen with your headphones ...!)

  1. Listen to the countdown
  2.  Play at "Zero" (or count silently your pause bars)
  3. Stop recording
  4. Rejoice!
  5. Take a selfie
  6. Send in your recordings  (by 14 June at the latest)
  7. For questions write to

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Continuto nexparts...

Play-along 2 for "Zwei schwedische Schottisch"
Bar 21 until end

(The procedure is the same as described above for your first recording)

Play-alongs for Medley "Kieschka und Troika"

Troika – Tempo 120 (quarters)

Troika – Tempo 140 (quarters)

Troika – Tempo 160 (quarters)

Troika – Tempo 180 (quarters)

Play-alongs for medley "Hundred Fiddlers"
Bars 1 to 17 (Hundred Pipers)

Bars 18 to 35 (Devil Among the Tailors)

Bars 36 to 53 (Staten Island)

Bar 54 until end (Mrs McLeod's Reel)