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History[edit]. The medieval fiddle emerged in 10th-century Europe, deriving from the Byzantine lira (Greek: λύρα, Latin: lira, English: lyre), ...

Fiddle Music: The History Of The Fiddle

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Jul 22, 2006 ... The History Of The Fiddle. Although the fiddle was established in Irish traditional music before the Uilleann Pipes, the references to its ...

the fiddle in irish traditional music - Irish Traditional Music Archive

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The fiddle nowadays used for playing Irish traditional music is identical with the .... History. While bowed stringed instruments such as those known as fidli and.

Irish Fiddle - Fiddling Around the World

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Irish Fiddle; the history, background, technique, repertoire and ornamentation of Irish fiddling.

Music Featuring Fiddles and Violins - World Music - About.com

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The fiddle is by far one of the most popular instruments in ethnic music throughout the world. The fiddle's portability and small size, as well as its voice- like sound ...

Ten fun facts about the Irish Fiddle | OUPblog

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Mar 12, 2015 ... Even though the harp is Ireland's national symbol, the fiddle is the most commonly played instrument in traditional Irish music. Its ornamental ...

Fiddle - Medieval Life and Times

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Fiddle, a Medieval musical instrument. Get Medieval facts, information and history about Fiddle. Fast and accurate facts about Fiddle.

Traditional Irish Fiddle - Irish Musical Instruments

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The Irish fiddle is one of the most important instruments in the traditional repertoire of Irish Music. It dates back several hundred years; however there is not much ...

History » National Oldtime Fiddlers Contest & Festival

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Fiddling has an extensive history and has been studied and written about by many music scholars and history enthusiasts. Research is in process and will soon ...

Old Time Fiddle - Blue Ridge Music Trails

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Old Time Music History: The Fiddle. Old time fiddle music has a long association with the Appalachian Mountains, but the genre's roots run deep to Europe and ...

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Fiddle - Instruments - Scotland's Songs - Education Scotland

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People have played the fiddle in Scotland for over 500 years and the instrument has a colourful history. It has often been associated in folklore with the devil.

The Fiddle

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For years the fiddle was virtually the only instrument found on the frontier, and in ... Some of it started out as slave fiddling, in which talented slaves were sent to ...

Violin/fiddle instrument family - Facts for students - FTfs

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Information about the history of the violin/fiddle and the different parts of the instrument.