I believe playing music positively influences one's creativity, communication skills, self-esteem and stress management. In this ongoing course for beginners, students will learn traditional fiddle songs, improvisition and create their own music. In this beginers fiddle course, students will learn 1) Tuning the fiddle 2) Basic fiddling techniques 3) Playing by ear 4) Music reading 5) Simple Improvisition 6) Simple fiddle tunes Knowing how to improvise is a great skill. It allows music...
Students will learn how to play an instrument by ear. Simple music reading will be introduced. Knowing how to improvise to express their emotions. Playing a simple traditional fiddle tune
Please practise what we learned from class
Please prepare a violin and 1 or 2 sets of violin strings.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
30 minutes per class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Meet the teacher
I'm a violinist/fiddler with 15+ years of teaching experience and 10+ years of stage performance experience as a symphony orchestra violin player and a contemporary music soloist. I teach violin, fiddling and improvisition on Outschool because...