Roxanna Waltz – Fiddle Tune a Day – Day 318

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I heard Roxanna(‘s) Waltz many times growing up, but I can’t say that I’ve ever performed it before tonight, or probably ever played it all the way through. It’s a pretty song, but it always felt a little awkward to me how it goes from C to A so abruptly, so I tried to arrange […]

April’s Reel – Fiddle Tune a Day – Day 312

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I learned April’s Reel from Aubrey Haynie’s Bluegrass Fiddle Album. He’s the only person I had ever heard play it, so I assumed that he wrote it. It’s a cool tune, and one of the few bluegrass reel’s in the key of Bb. I contacted Aubrey to see if he wrote it, and he told […]