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December 3, 2012 - 9:53 pm
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Hello All. I am new here. I am a 37 year old male from TN and just starting with the violin. I purchased a $200 cremona starter violin from my local music shop. I plan on getting a better one soon. 

This is a nice site, I am slowly going through all the videos, Thanks Fiddlerman. 

My question is to find out if any of you know about this music software that I seen on youtube. It really helps me learn to read music and play a little at the same time. The video is here:


It teaches "happy birthday" It simultaneously shows you where and what the note is as the song is playing. 

I have talked and set up appointment with a local instructor. So plan on taking a few lessons from a real teacher once a month or so, but I seem to be learning pretty well on my on from watching videos. Also I have 4 hours per day for practice. 

Have a good day, thanks!

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December 3, 2012 - 10:09 pm
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I was not able to open that link, but if you go to youtube and search for UL-8R0hnVj4 , you can see the video.  Just about anybody who is seriously trying can learn to read music when there are demos like this.

Glad to have you here, scotty.

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December 4, 2012 - 9:51 am
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Thanks I fixed it.

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December 4, 2012 - 10:34 pm
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Interesting idea :-) and scotty, you are blessed to have 4 hours to practice every day.

Thanks for the post

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