Feature article: John
McCusker, Master of All Trades an interview with this
talented player, composer and producer. In conversation with Trevor
Other articles: Thomas
Hardy's Violin Violin maker John Dike writes about repairing
the violin owned by this famous novelist and poet. Octave Fiddle
an article on how to convert a fiddle to an octave fiddle, by
Jed Mugford. Fiddler's Elbow an article by Elaine Bradtke
on how to avoid and treat aches and pains caused by bad posture while
playing. Heavy Metal an article about the fiddles made by Hugh
Charles, maker of metalic fiddles.
Cooper article: Tips on how to overcome stagefright.
Woodward article: The most common questions a violin maker
Tunes in the centre pages: Three tunes reputed to have been played
by Thomas Hardy Kemps Jig, Lord Nelsons Hornpipe, Laura.
Books reviewed: John Moar looks at The MacAndrew Collection
The Scottish Folk Directory 2002/3.