Welcome to our forum. A Message To Our New and Prospective Members . Check out our Forum Rules. Lets keep this forum an enjoyable place to visit.

Check out the 2021 Fiddlerman “White Christmas” Group Project.
https://youtu.be/5NSTrFtP_Dg

A A A
Avatar
Please consider registering
guest
sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope




Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
Another Hello from NE Florida
Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) 
Avatar
tianze
Member
Members
May 18, 2020 - 7:49 pm
Member Since: May 18, 2020
Forum Posts: 6
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Hi there. I am another adult beginner who has been playing for a few years. I first took up the violin as a young adult in my 20s. I set it aside 2.5 years later when I went back to college. 25 years later, I took it up again. That was about four years ago.

Most of the music that I play is church music, as our church has a very welcoming and challenging choir director who has gotten me over most of the stage fright that plagued me in my youth. For fun, I like to chew on music that is too difficult for me, a few measures at a time.

I have played around with the viola as well, and am still considering buying one. But I don't think I will give up my violin for it.

Tia

Avatar
Mouse
May 18, 2020 - 7:54 pm
Member Since: December 26, 2018
Forum Posts: 3634
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Welcome to the site, @tianze!

I am adult learner, too. I am taking cello lessons. I am teaching myself violin and viola. I have never been good at deciding on things, what can I say?

Am eager to read about your trials and tribulations, but mostly, you happy notes. 

I don’t play in front of anyone, and at my age, that is not going to change. 

Please come often and ask questions, provide your thoughts to other questions, and please, visit the breakroom and off topic room. 

Again, welcome to the site! 👋👋👋

The Bumblebee Flies!

Avatar
Mark
Members

Regulars
June 4, 2020 - 8:37 am
Member Since: September 30, 2014
Forum Posts: 1447
sp_UserOnlineSmall Online

tianze

Welcome to the forum

 

Mark

Master the Frog and you have mastered the bow.

Albert Sammons

Avatar
Fiddlerman
Fort Lauderdale
June 4, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Member Since: September 26, 2010
Forum Posts: 15831

@tianze - Welcome to the forum. Looking forward to reading more of your posts. 😁

Getting over your stage fright is a great accomplishment.

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

Forum Timezone: America/New_York
Most Users Ever Online: 696
Currently Online: Mark
Guest(s) 53
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today Alfi
Upcoming MikeV, Kevin M., NewFiddlerGirl, srogers, sampow, oldtimebanjo, bus4us5
Top Posters:
ELCBK: 3523
Mad_Wed: 2849
Barry: 2680
Fiddlestix: 2647
Oliver: 2439
DanielB: 2379
ABitRusty: 2049
damfino: 1992
Kevin M.: 1972
cdennyb: 1815
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 3
Members: 30167
Moderators: 0
Admins: 7
Forum Stats:
Groups: 16
Forums: 79
Topics: 9462
Posts: 118533
Newest Members:
ClydeRes
Administrators: Fiddlerman: 15831, KindaScratchy: 1757, coolpinkone: 4180, BillyG: 3741, MrsFiddlerman: 2, Jimmie Bjorling: 0, Mouse: 3634