Use these online lessons to improve your musicianship
Learn Folk Fiddle tunes by ear and improve your aural skills, memory, musicianship, awareness of harmony, violin technique, appreciation of musical form and structure. Enjoy practical application making sense of music theory in a logical way. Most importantly though - have a great deal of fun and get involved in a really sociable activity!
Folk fiddle lessons online Online folk fiddle lessons
By learning folk tunes online you can learn anywhere, at any time and at your own speed. Build up your confidence and skills so that you can join with other musicians as this is what learning folk music is all about.
Free online lessons / Free online resources
See 'Trip to Matlock' in 'Free online Fiddle / Violin lessons'. There are also free resources for the general public in the scales and arpeggios sections. At times various groups of tunes will be posted e.g. the Diamond Jubilee tunes. If you decide to use them please give a donation to the selected charity. A free course of online lessons
Please would you give a donation to one of the charities suggested in the News Forum of the Trip to Matlock for the use of these videos. There is no need to sign in - just click on the i button to find out how to access. Violin / Fiddle / Violin Fiddle / Violin / Fiddle My philosophy on the use of technology is one of paddling as fast away from book automation as I can.
Violin Online / Violin Online / Violin Online / When I started I was given server space on the National Education Network (NEN) core to enable me to expand the boundaries of online violin/viola teaching using Moodle (a virtual learning environment) in any direction I chose. I consider myself very fortunate to have been in this unique position at the start.
Currently work is being done on a project combining online resources with weekly folk group sessions in order to improve my pupils' ability to keep going and read ahead whilst sight-reading. The aim being to encourage a relaxed attitude to sight-reading, making it more enjoyable. The group has a very wide range of abilities and ages - from just out of Wider Ops to Year 13.