Length: 32:43 Minutes
Description: In this fiddle masterclass, professional fiddle player Aubrey Richmond shows you how to transition from violin to fiddle. She demonstrates and discusses a wide range of fiddle concepts that will help you understand your role as fiddle player and give you the proper fundamentals you need.
Topics Covered: stylistic and technical differences between the violin and the fiddle, going electric, getting fitted with a pickup and DI, adjusting the tension on your bow for fiddle playing, holding the bow and playing with correct posture, using slurs, pickup notes, trills, double stops, slides, comping behind a melody, improvisation exercises, playing different styles, learning to play any style of music, listening and getting ideas from other band members, etc.
Videos by Aubrey Richmond:
Fiddle, Techniques, Transitioning from classical, Comping, Embellishing
Aubrey Richmond has performed and/or recorded with:
Jason Charles Miller, Austin Law, Stephanie Quayle, Erich Lennig & the Barnaby Saints, 29 Mules, Richmand & Rocklind, Celtic Tenors, Bray, Hayley Stayner, Coldwater Canyon, Derek Sholl, Cathy-Anne McClintock, Amie Mangola, Jonathan Clark, Mishavonna Henson, Vibrasol, Eric Slater Band, Larry Bagby, Brian Stace, Rachel Stacy, Rose’s Pawn Shop, GRC, Cowboy Troy, Mary White.
Visit Aubrey Richmond Biography and Artist Page.