Fiddle Classes

A trio of World Champion Fiddlers will tag-team teach this year. Jim Chancellor will teach on Thursday, Dale Morris Jr on Friday and Dale Morris Sr on Saturday. Also the great fiddler/mandolinist Nate Lee will teach all three days.

Fiddle classes will feature all aspects of
traditional-style playing, including:

  • Bowing styles
  • Learning fiddle tunes
  • Tone and intonation
  • Cross key tuning
  • How to learn by ear more efficiently
  • Fundamentals of backup
  • How to pick out tunes by ear
  • Creating your own solos
  • Learning in the oral tradition

2015 Teachers

Banjo

Gerald Jones
Alan Tompkins
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Guitar

Dix Bruce
Keith Yoder

Mandolin

Paul Glasse
Dix Bruce
Keith Yoder
Nate Lee

Fiddle

Texas Shorty
Nate Lee
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Dobro

TBA

Finger Style Guitar

Dave Hamburger
Sam Swank

Clawhammer Banjo

Lee Thomas
O.J.Laier

Bass

Irl Hees