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This lesson is part of the course Beginning Bluegrass and Old-Time Fiddle with Chad Manning.
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Learn how to get that fiddley sound by learning beginner-level fiddle tunes and bluegrass songs, with technique tips for both hands and basic theory.
 
 
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In the second part of this lesson, you’ll learn the B part of “June Apple” phrase by phrase, as well as the “Georgia shuffle” bowing pattern, which works well on the B part. You’ll also learn how to add drone strings to the A and B parts.
 
 
 
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Old Joe Clark  
 
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Old Joe Clark, Part 1 
Old Joe Clark, Part 1 
 
“Old Joe Clark” is one of the most well-known American fiddle tunes, so it’s essential for all fiddlers to know it. It’s in the the key of A Mixolydian, which means that the usual seventh step of an A major scale (G#) is lowered by a half step to a G natural. Chad shows you the melody of both the A and B parts, phrase by phrase, giving you a chance to play each phrase (and then each part) along with him.

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