The History and Romance of the Fiddle: A Prairie Perspective by Dave Fowler & Carolyn Johnsen

Jul 4 2013 - 10:00am
About this event
Fowler and accompanist Johnsen present various historical and romantic perspectives on the fiddle and its upscale cousin the violin. Historical examples discussed and musically illustrated will include: early Irish-American tunes, Nebraska traditional tunes, and early bluegrass styles. The romantic descriptions will include: barn dances, honky-tonk clubs, and gypsy cafes. Requirements: tuned piano (prefer traditional acoustic piano, not an electronic keyboard); microphone not required for small room, otherwise microphone and sound system.
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Civic Center
616 Bradford Ave.
68434 Seward, NE
United States
Phone: 402-643-6138