He had a tolerable knack of fiddling
, which all appreciated save the First Mate, who sprang from the sofa as if he had been shot, emitted a shriek of protest, and fled wildly up the stairs.
Here voyageurs frolicked away their wages, fiddling
and dancing in the booths and cabins, buying all kinds of knick-knacks, dressing themselves out finely, and parading up and down, like arrant braggarts and coxcombs.
Bob obeyed, and Solomon walked in, fiddling
as he walked, for he would on no account break off in the middle of a tune.
For hours at a time, he remained locked up in his bedroom with his daughter, fiddling
and singing, very, very softly.
Including a CD with 30 archival recordings from 1939 to 2015 produced by Voyager Records, "Fiddler's Dream: Old-Time, Swing, and Bluegrass Fiddling
in Twentieth-Century Missouri" is the sequel to Howard Wight Marshall's earlier book on old-time fiddlers in Missouri, "Play Me Something Quick and Devilish".
Focusing on local history, cultural studies, and social history, he describes radio fiddlers; music parties; Missourians who played out West; fiddling
contests; shows; opry entrepreneurs and showmen like Larry Ellis; fiddling
in jazz, swing, western swing, and bluegrass; and fiddlers like Lonnie Robertson, Claude oFiddlero Williams, Bobby Joe Caldwell, Lyman Enloe, Roger Williams, and Cecil Goforth.
He is the five-time Tennessee Fiddle Champion and twenty-eight year veteran of the professional Nashville music scene, performs on fiddle, mandolin, banjo, and guitar with the highlight being virtuoso fiddling
in the contest, old-time, Celtic, and swing styles.
That's why it makes sense to have a Fiddling
Workshop and a Contra Dance at the historic museum and homestead of the Willard family,'' said Apple Tree Arts executive director Donna Blanchard.
This pride is reflected in their fiddling
The unique project, which he is calling Fiddling
the Munros, will focus on the very highest mountain tops in the north-west of Scotland.
The programme is packed with entertainment including a game night, themed nights and Paul Anderson, an internationally renowned fiddler hailing fromTarland, will be attending the event to showcase his skills and provide tutorials in the art of fiddling
The students make sound effects with their fiddles and learn basic fiddling