In this class, well learn a gorgeous Scottish slow air, complete with traditional ornaments and flair, drones, ideas for variations / development, and more. Well learn most of it by ear, the traditional way (though rest assured, there *will* also be sheet music for reference). The slow air repertoire is one of the great aspects of Scottish fiddling; its rich and compelling for the player and listener alike. In fact, its so appreciated that many Scottish airs have been adopted by other fiddling styles around the world. In this class, well learn at least one tune very well, and well also touch upon some other Scottish slow air greatest hits, so that you can continue your journey after class if you like. Join us!
Learn a Scottish Air – Jeremy Kittel