Welcome to this Winter 2012-13 Update
See Workshops for details of Pete's 11-week courses (9 January-27 March) in London, Fiddle Music of Britain & Ireland (basic-level) and Fiddle Music of Scotland (intermediate-level), as well as Strings at Witney, Oxfordshire (1-3 February) and Irish Folk Week (11-14 February) at Benslow Music Trust, Hertfordshire. You'll also find details of Pete's individual lessons.
See News for the recent Winter Fiddle Party, Pete's forthcoming New Fiddle Tunes book and fresh YouTube videos of Cooper and Bolton and Rattle on the Stovepipe.
See Musings for Pete's thoughts on Fiddle Singing and Speeding Up and Playing up to Speed
Click on Biog for his story so far
Shop: Check out free audio samples, download music pages, read reviews of Pete's current CDs and book/CDs. You'll also find short biographies of 'English Fiddlers' here and interesting background notes on all the pieces in 'English Fiddle Tunes' and 'Eastern European Fiddle Tunes'
Projects features tuition videos, 'The Bow Hold' (75,000-plus hits to date on YouTube!), 'Holding the Fiddle' and 'First Bow Strokes', as well as stuff about Pete's performance work, Cooper and Bolton and Rattle On The Stovepipe.