We’re proud to say this is the #1 selling fiddle book in America!
If you are a total beginner, here is the perfect book to learn how to play old-time fiddle. Absolutely no previous experience needed! Wayne’s friendly writing style takes you through every step of adjusting, tuning, holding and yes, playing your fiddle. Appalachian, old-time, bluegrass and folk tunes are written out in Wayne’s easy and unique tab system for those who don’t read music, and in standard musical notation for those who do. Learning old-time fiddle has never been easier or more fun. Anyone can do it. Includes instructional audio CD, plus complete lyrics to all 37 tunes. Spiralbound paperback, 9″ x 12″, 80 pages. This book is guaranteed to help you learn to play old-time fiddle. (How many books come with a personal guarantee by the author? Don’t yet have an instrument? Let Wayne help you pick out the perfect fiddle and bow for you. Contact him at banjo[at]nativeground.com)
You WILL learn to play: Amazing Grace, Blackest Crow, Buffalo Gals, Charley He’s a Good Old Man, Cluck Old Hen, Cotton-Eyed Joe, Cripple Creek, Cumberland Mountain Deer Chase, Darling Corey, Don’t Let Your Deal Go Down, East Virginia, Groundhog, House of the Rising Sun, Ida Red, In the Pines, It Ain’t Gonna Grain no Mo’, Joy to the World, Little Birdie, Liza Poor Gal, Lynchburg Town, Muley’s Daughter, Old Joe Clark, Old Molly Hare, Polly Put the Kettle On, Rain and Snow, Red River Valley, Run Johnny Run, Rye Whiskey, Sail Away Ladies, Say Darling Say, Shortening Bread, Sugar Hill, Wagoner’s Lad, Wildwood Flower, Willie Moore.
If you have a question about whether Old-Time Fiddle for the Complete Ignoramus would be helpful to you, please give Wayne a call at (828) 299-7031. He’ll be happy to talk with you and answer all your questions.