Expert fiddle player and teacher Brian Wicklund created the American Fiddle Method to do for fiddling what the Suzuki Violin Method has done for violin playing. Originally trained in Suzuki, Brian teaches the same fundamental skills as classical violin but with fun, authentic fiddle tunes instead of boring exercises.
"A delightful fiddle primer… the best I’ve seen.”
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These wildly successful fiddle books and DVDs have introduced many thousands of people worldwide to great fiddle music. Simply the best fiddle method books available.
Co-author and Suzuki teacher Faith Farr and Brian Wicklund collaborated to offer American Fiddle Method, Volume 1 for viola and cello. Same tunes, same keys, same great instruction!
"Brian Wicklund's American Fiddle Method for Cello has it all– tunes, backup, lyrics, history, theory, technique, and most importantly, fun!!! With the help of this book, cellists will never have to hear the question 'Can you fiddle on a cello?' again!"–Natalie Haas, fiddling cello virtuoso, New York, NY more reviews
Co-author and pianist/ethnomusicologist Bob Walser and Brian Wicklund have written piano accompaniment fiddle books for American Fiddle Method Volume 1 and 2. Piano players will love playing along!