History. The medieval fiddle emerged in 10th-century Europe, deriving from
the Byzantine lira (Greek: λύρα, Latin: lira, English: lyre), ...
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 nowadays used for playing Irish traditional music is identical with the
.... History. While bowed stringed instruments such as those known as fidli and.
by Bob Blackman. Bob Blackman In the fall of 1974, I met Gary and Barb Gardner
(a couple who had moved here from Boston, where they were active in folk ...
Different types of violin/fiddle. Stroh Fiddle. Violins can be acoustic or electric and
can be used to play folk, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
A Short History of Cajun Fiddling. By Michael L. Doucet. The ﬁddle styles known
today as Cajun are the result of a long evolution of cultural inﬂuences, all of ...
Feb 28, 2011 ... A short history of the fiddle. ... The ﬁddle was the chief musical instrument in
Appalachia from the eighteenth century through World War I.