April Verch

single post template

Teaching & Performing at Fiddle Hell Online

I am thrilled to be teaching and performing at Fiddle Hell Online, April 15-18, 2021!

FHO will have 200 live workshops to learn from, 35 live concerts to enjoy, and 35 live jam sessions to join on Zoom, for fiddle, mandolin, cello, guitar, old-time banjo, and singing. All sessions will again be replayable (and can be slowed down) for 3 months after the event.

To see what exactly I’ll be involved in, check out the staff page and click on my picture right HERE.

What else should you know?!

More than 100 instructors — experienced & supportive teachers, and wonderful & inspiring players — will cover Bluegrass, Blues, Cajun, Cape Breton, East European, Electric, Québécois, Gypsy Jazz, Irish, Jazz, Klezmer, Latin, Mexican, New Acoustic, New England, Old-Time Southern, Scandinavian, Scottish, Swing, Texas, and Western Swing styles. Attending FHO is not only an amazing experience, it’s a way for you to support and connect with these wonderful instructors and performers. You’ll have a front-row seat for every session!

New historical and technical workshops are on the program, too — Songs from Black History, Indigenous Fiddlers and Influences, Gus Cannon & the Big Banjo World of 120 Years Ago, The Underground Railroad, Protest Music, Efficient Practice Strategies, Practical Music Theory, Slay the Pain Dragon, Looping Essentials, Taking Your Music Online, Electric Violin – How to Get There, Five Ways to Learn a Fiddle Tune So You Never Forget It, Understanding the Mandolin Fingerboard, DADGAD Guitar, Moving from Fiddle to Cello, Keeping Your Fiddle Healthy & Happy, and many more.

Discounts are available for seniors and young musicians, and there are further discounts and giveaways for early bird signups. Scholarships based on financial need are available.

Please visit https://FiddleHell.org for Registration, and also to see the Overview, Schedule, Instructors, Common Tune List, and Racial Justice Statement.

Other ways to connect with Fiddle Hell:

Visit the FH Facebook Event at https://www.facebook.com/events/2758860164378653

Join the FH group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/FiddleHellMassachusetts

Check out the videos & subscribe to their YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/FiddleHell to replay and slow down jams for free.