Bowing Ideas for Old-Time Fiddle
There are only
two (normal) directions for the bow, Up and Down, but there are countless
cool ways to put those together to try to get at that elusive 'thing'
that makes old-time fiddle sound so great. We'll try a few.
Ray Bierl is an expert fiddler in several traditional styles. He performs
with the bands Hillbillies From Mars and Swing Farm.