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Fiddle - Wikipedia


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


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 - PBS


Come discover the pioneers of the musical forms that combined on American soil to become the most pervasive music throughout the world.

the fiddle in irish traditional music - Irish Traditional Music Archive


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.

Facts for students - The Violin/Fiddle - FTfs


Different types of violin/fiddle. Stroh Fiddle. Violins can be acoustic or electric and can be used to play folk, ...

Irish Fiddle - Fiddling Around the World


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

Old Time Fiddle - Blue Ridge Music Trails


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 ...

Fiddle - Medieval Life and Times


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

Ten fun facts about the Irish Fiddle | OUPblog


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 ...

History » National Oldtime Fiddlers Contest & Festival


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 ...