Vivian Orthwein – Learning a traditional Cajun fiddle tune

I listened to and learned from the album “Traditional Cajun Fiddle: Instruction” which I found on on Smithsonian Folkways. The album was recorded in 1975 by Dewey Balfa and Tracy Schwarz to teach fiddle technique and classic tunes such as “J’étais bal au hier soir.” Attached below is my own rendition.

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STEP I: Write a post on the course projects blog 1. Posting to the class projects blog is restricted. To get permission, email the instructor Eric Charry (echarry) from you Wesleyan email address requesting permission to post. (If you already received permission to post your midterm project, then you still have permission and can skip this … Read more