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Le Chale Bleu (the blue shawl)
I am really drawn to the timeless quality of some of these older tunes.
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pastelpainter
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Oh my gosh that was so good!  Sounds great!  I'm thinking that's what a violin supposed to sound like.

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Ohh thanks GregW,  makes all the hard work worth it.  Luckily, I love this instrument so I can easily lose hours and think it's minutes.....

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Very nice, lovely tone... 

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I agree this is simply lovely! Thanks for sharing!

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Thanks for sharing, I am not familiar with that song, very nice, and I agree you tone is very good.

 

Mark

Master the Frog and you have mastered the bow.

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Thank you for these kind words which are encouraging.  I think of myself as self-taught as I never could quite afford lessons, but really, I have many teachers.  I have found so much on this site and generous teachers on utube. I remember my first tentative steps when I decided after many years of playing traditional music, with short fast bows; to embrace and attempt vibrato and it was to this site I came.  I can still visualise fiddlermans's fingers as he put all four on the strings and gently eased the first joints into that magic movement.

https://fiddlerman.com/tutoria.....t-vibrato/

I watch everyone I can and learn from anywhere and everywhere,

Hope everyone plays with joy and passion today...... 

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September 8, 2019 - 1:52 pm
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Great job @pastelpainter. You get a badge for sharing your video. 🙂

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

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Thanks for that! 

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