April Verch

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Fiddle Lesson – Ward Allen’s “Back Up and Push”

Ottawa Valley Stepdance Explanation

NAFCo Snapper – Step Dance Comparison

Fiddle Lesson – A Riverboat’s Gone pt.1

Learn to play the melody of April’s waltz “A Riverboat’s Gone”!

Fiddle Lesson – A Riverboat’s Gone pt. 2

In lesson two, April teaches right and left hand ornamentation that helps you make the tune your own!  Apply these techniques to this waltz and other tunes you like to play!

April’s Tutorials for D’Addario Bowed

Check out April’s short tutorial lessons for D’Addario Bowed for tips & hints on fiddling technique and for a glimpse into Canadian fiddle styles!

April’s Tutorials for “Strings Magazine”

Strings Magazine is your source for “all things strings”!  April is pleased to offer tips on learning tunes by ear in this tutorial video that accompanies her article for their magazine.