Canadian Grand Masters and more…

Canadian Grand Masters and more…

Canadian Grand Masters and more… Over the summer, since I wasn’t in school, I had lots of time to do festivals, gigs, camps and just fun jams with other musicians. It’s always sad when the summer ends, but at least we can still reminisce, so let me tell you...
Musical Inspiration – Oliver Schroer

Musical Inspiration – Oliver Schroer

Oliver Schroer Many things inspire many different people, and our inspirations will change from day to day. One of my  long-time and growing inspirations is Oliver Schroer. Oliver Schroer is a fiddle player, or 5 string player, if you will, and he created some of the...
Tune Writing  

Tune Writing  

Writing tunes is a very hard skill.  When you first try to write a tune you may think it’s impossible, or feel that you’re not creative enough, but there are some strategies you can use for tune writing. I have been writing tunes since I was 8 (7 years ago)....