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New Project(s) for 2021?
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Fiddlerman
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September 9, 2021 - 11:07 am
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OK, great help. I'm also considering the difficulty and number of parts....
I like where this is going so I'll hold off for even more input.

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I am thinking more in the line of White Christmas right now. So much opportunity for dynamics and vibrato (for those working on it), slow bowing, etc. A lot of what has been asked about lately. No rushing with any of it and using it with a familiar song. Much easier and more productive to use these techniques to reinforce with a familiar tune. A group project is a great way to put it all to use, especially the first few times.Β 

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Ripton
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Based on earlier choices, I would vote for O Come O Come Ye Emmanual. I must admit I have not had the energy to pick up the viola since the last group project. Top of my mind but never finding the time. I feel I have lost a lot of ground and am not sure how to, or where to start up again. A tune that I am familiar with makes it much easier. But without a doubt, what every you chose will be phenomenal. Thanks @SharonC for sending me a note.Β 

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white christmas πŸ‘πŸ½

I am amazed at how old people of my age are.....

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I would love to do Wexford Carol!!

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Fiddlerman
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September 13, 2021 - 12:14 pm
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@Ripton - I don't think you have ever missed a project, so you will HAVE to pick it up now. πŸ˜‰

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@SharonC -

Think it's pretty fabulous you

got so many members to take a minute to vote! Β 

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I'm game for anything,

How ever White Christians get a nose from me.

Mark

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@Mark -

???

Smiley Broke Apart Smiley

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Well duh, spell check got me nod

Master the Frog and you have mastered the bow.

Albert Sammons

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Mouse
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How about, this be the last "reply" to this thread so that the poll is not paged over and no longer visible. Do not reply to this post with a yes or no. If replies are made, the poll will scroll out of sight,

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Fiddlerman
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September 14, 2021 - 1:49 pm
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Please cast your vote for your favorite of these three pieces. I looked carefully at what you all had to say and chose the top 3.

https://fiddlerman.com/forum/f.....7/#p118600

  • White Christmas
  • Wexford Carol
  • O Come O Come Ye Emmanuel

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Fiddlerman
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September 20, 2021 - 10:42 am
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White Christmas it is. :)

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The poll, limited to 3, was a great idea, Fiddlerman!

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Ripton
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Fiddlerman said
White Christmas it is. :)

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have you decided what key you will use?

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Fiddlerman
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September 22, 2021 - 9:12 am
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Not yet Ripton. I'll write the arrangement and try to find the easiest key for everyone.

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Fiddlerman
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I am now leaning towards the key of C. Starting on an E.

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Fiddlerman
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September 22, 2021 - 12:19 pm
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Please understand that this is my first rough draft. Lot's of stuff missing and I will be making changes. This is the way I work. 🀣

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Actually looks like I should be able to do it.! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘Β 

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Ripton
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Fiddlerman said
I am now leaning towards the key of C. Starting on an E.

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Yeah!Β  A lot easier than E minor...

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