A tune composed in memory of a wonderful man – a talented fiddle player and regular attendee at our Whickham Workshops for many years. Lament for Alex Padraig Siday (S. Hardy) Download the zip file containing the notation (pdf), mp3 and AAC files, or listen below:
Frank and I had a great time during the week we spent performing together earlier in October. All three gigs listed in the previous post were fantastic, each unique in atmosphere but equally enjoyable. The two days in the recording studio with Richard Werner were extremely productive with three full tracks laid down. We also managed to squeeze…
Upcoming EventsApr25Wed6:30 pm NEFS Early Summer term @ Westfield School Senior HouseNEFS Early Summer term @ Westfield School Senior HouseApr 25 @ 6:30 pm – May 23 @ 9:15 pmEarly Summer Term Five week course (25th Apr- 23rd May 2018) Technique Class: 18:30 – 19:45 Style Class: 20:00 – 21:15 Both classes will be available at two ability levels. (Level 1: beginner/intermediate; Level...Apr28Sat7:30 pm MT: T-Junction International Poe... @ mimaMay18Friall-day Fiddle Techniques Workshop @ JSArtsFiddle Techniques Workshop @ JSArtsMay 18 – May 20 all-dayFiddle Techniques with Stewart Hardy Tunes are carefully selected to work as exercises demonstrating particular techniques, whilst at the same time providing a melodic stimulus. Exercises are extracted from the tunes to facilitate applying the technique to...