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St. Anne's Reel for @ratvn with doublestops.
An example of my doublestops
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fiddlinsteudel
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Hey @ratvn ,

 

Here's a quick video I did to show some of how I play St. Anne's Reel and some of the double stops I like to use. Hope it gives you some ideas to play around with. I don't have as nice of doublestops on the B part, but oh well. 

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That was awesome, @fiddlinsteudel. So beautiful playing.

Your time and help are greatly appreciated.

Your playing style and improvisation of the tune are several light years ahead of mine. I downloaded your playing video to study it bit by bit, as it's way beyond my ability.

Again, thank you so much for your help and guidance.

Robert

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Well that was just quite awesome!  Thank you. 

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Hey @ratvn here's another video on how I play those doublestops in the A part. I just wanted you to get a sense of how little extra fingerwork I have to do to make it sound good on this tune:

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So nice to have you here @fiddlinsteudel you have touched on some of the stuff I am trying to do. >>>>>>>>>>>>>> SWEET!!!!!!!!!!!!

 
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Where do you live. > why is it so cold in your house. > Its cold here in Freedom, Pa. and yeah > I am wearing extra layers.

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Awesome, @fiddlinsteudel. Thank you for your time and the very detail explanation and instruction. I helped clear a lot of questions for me.

Appreciated.

Robert

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Nice playing, thanks. 

 

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Really nice @fiddlinsteudel 

I think that maybe the first tune that I try with some double stops will be 'Faded Love'. It's just made for them.

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Great job,
I'm glad you have the heat back now. I felt sorry for you. I have a real hard time playing when my fingers are cold. :(

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