CVB1 Lesson 12: 15 videos

Starting with the Second Grip.
The second finger will move from against the 3rd finger to against the 1st finger.
We will refer to this as the “low 2nd finger”.
We will also cover the Dorian Scale and syncopation in the process.
Nice styles from Romania, Hungaria and Ireland again in this lesson.
Again the “Overview” tab is the full lesson, followed by the “play-alongs” in the next tabs.

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Lesson 12 Second Grip

In Lesson 12 we will start with the Second Grip. The second finger will move from against the 3rd finger to against the 1st finger. We will refer to this as the "low 2nd finger". We will also cover the Dorian Scale and syncopation in the process. Nice styles from Romania, Hungaria and Ireland again in this lesson. Again the "Overview" tab is the full lesson, followed by the "play-alongs" in the next tabs.

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48a

2nd grip on the A-string, just fingers 1 and 2. CVB1 48a

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48b

2nd grip on the D-string, just fingers 1 and 2. CVB1 48b

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48c

2nd grip on the G-string, just fingers 1 and 2. CVB1 48c

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48d

2nd grip on the E-string, just fingers 1 and 2. CVB1 48d

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49

Let's play a Romanian Invertita, a Romanian dance, still just fingers 1 and 2. CVB1 49

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50a

The Dorian Scale of D CVB1 50a

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50b

The Dorian Scale of A CVB1 50b

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50c

The Dorian Scale of G CVB1 50c

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51

A little song in A Dorian CVB1 51

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52

Syncopation practice, as explained in the overview. CVB1 52

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53

A nice Hungarian (or Gypsy) Csardas, with the same Syncopation as in ex. 52. CVB1 53

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54

The 4th finger added in the second grip. CVB1 54

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55

An Irish Reel, practicing the 4th finger in the 2nd grip. CVB1 55

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Let's improvise

We will do our improvisation using the second grip.
Let's see if we can play with Syncopation as well.

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