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February 13, 2013 - 5:44 pm
Member Since: January 14, 2013
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Hi, > StoneDog here

I apologize for not introducing myself before I started posting > This site ROCKs and I just was spending time watching the vids and learning from all the post the members have put out there.
This site has been a huge help with my venture to learn this instrument.
I have always wanted to play the violin_fiddle but didn't until now. I just LOVE the sound of this instrument.
I have played guitar for a number of years which will help me learn this instrument I'm hoping. I am going into my second month playing it and I must say,
it has been a very interesting trip so far. I have also found that it has taught me stuff on my guitar that I had forgotten about.
I poked around a few other sites to help me learn, but seem to keep coming back to this site. Fiddlerman is just great and the amount of lesson vids he has is amazing.
No reason not to learn. I want to thank the members for the help they have given me so far and looking forward to their advise.

I attached a few short vids of me so you can connect a face with StoneDog. They are from last year > I was working on a vid.
Interesting, my dog used to always hang with me when I would play the guitar > not so much when I pull out the fiddle. Maybe in a year or two when I can play something on it.

February 13, 2013 - 7:50 pm
Member Since: March 14, 2012
Forum Posts: 1644
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SWEET introduction, StoneDog!! (See, we know you already.)


Pssst...your vids are private so we can't see them. Try making them unlisted if you don't want the whole YouTube world to see them. Anyone with the link (that's us!) will be able to see them.


-- Diane

When the work's all done and the sun's settin' low,

I pull out my fiddle and I rosin up the bow.

Fort Lauderdale
February 13, 2013 - 10:32 pm
Member Since: September 26, 2010
Forum Posts: 11611

Thanks for your introduction StoneDog,

Your videos seem to be private.

Nice to have you here with us :-)

"The richest person is not the one who has the most,
but the one who needs the least."


February 13, 2013 - 11:00 pm
Member Since: January 14, 2013
Forum Posts: 885
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Thanks KindaScratchy > that worked I think >> You ROCK!!! I just learned something about youtube crap. > I want to post vids of me so I can get opinions from those that know about this instrument . Stuff like flossing up my bow and > is it right the way I am doing this or what is better. > I don't want to make all of those public > You just resolved that for me > Thank you.

February 13, 2013 - 11:09 pm
Member Since: December 14, 2012
Forum Posts: 256
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Hey, I floss my bow too! Last checkup the tech said there were no new cavities. smilesmilesmilesmilesmilesmile    SWEET!    (Yeah, we all know you, StoneDog, and glad you're here.) But always nice to read the official Intro!


February 14, 2013 - 10:30 pm
Member Since: January 19, 2013
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Great intro StoneDog!  Love the videos as well.  I've seen a ton of your posts on here, thanks for the great constructive advice and conversations you get going here!  Looking forward to many more. 

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