About Irish Ornamentation:
A combination of left-hand ornaments and right-hand bowing strategies brings lilt, variation, expression and groove to traditional Irish tunes. This lesson focuses on techniques to add ornaments, cuts, rolls, slides, triplets, and warbles to emphasize important notes and add to the melody in just the right places. Helpful handout provided, including sample tunes, ornamentation techniques, and bowing patterns in context.
Andy Reiner, an award-winning fiddler, composer and educator, began playing at age five with the Reiner Family Band. He has since developed his own style featuring creative, rhythmic melodies, and thoughtful fusing of world styles. Read More About Andy→