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Fiddle 1A for Kids Ages 7-8yrs – Malia Furtado
June 17 @ 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Monday, repeating until June 24, 2019
Description: This introductory fiddle class is perfect for first time fiddlers! Students will be taught foundational skills in technique, learn their first fiddle tunes, and be immersed in the culture of traditional music by learning to play with others in a fun, and positive environment.
Prerequisite: None! This class will be starting students from scratch. Kids with a little prior experience but with only a tune or two under their belt may join this class as well.
What Students will Leave this class having learned:
- Technique: Bow hold, fiddle hold, fingering hand position, playing posture
What students will need:
- Functional fiddle, kids will need to be fitted for their instruments
- Fiddles should have: bridge, strings, sound post, all tuners in tact
- Bow (with all the hair)
- Shoulder rest
- Notebook & pencil
- Recording device optional
Next Level: Fiddle 1B