This method focuses on important fundamental elements that can e found in Celtic, bluegrass, old-time, Texas and jazz fiddling the shuffle, the displaced shuffle, the Georgia shuffle and no-slur bowing. "Fiddling for Classical Kids" is appropriate for both orchestral classroom instruction and private studio use. Individual parts are available for violin, viola and cello-bass. All parts are interchangeable (no transposing!). Contents: Shortin' Bread; Angeline the Baker; The Girl I left Behind Me; Flop-Eared Mule; Bonaparte's Retreat; Oh, Suzanna!; Paddy Won't You Drink Some cider; Goodbye Liza Jane; Lady Anne Montgomery.
The Teacher's Manual includes a CD and full scores of all the tunes, along with helpful suggestions on how to best teach each tune.