Welcome to this August 2014 Update
See Workshops for details of Pete's summer fiddle courses around England, Jersey, France and Germany, as well as his Autumn 2014 London Fiddle School group classes in Fiddle Music of Britain and Ireland (Basic-plus level) and Scandinavian & Eastern European Fiddle (Intermediate Level), starting 10 September. You'll also find details of Pete's individual lessons.
See News for Pete's recent fiddle trips to La Moreau, Ardley and Primrose Hill, London, plus three projects now brought to fruition - his New Fiddle Tunes book and two new CDs, Angel's Waltz (with Richard Bolton) and Old Virginia (with Rattle on the Stovepipe). You can also find Cooper and Bolton's CDs on iTunes!
See Gigs for Pete's upcoming performances - solo, with Rattle on the Stovepipe, with Richard Bolton and with The Mellstock Band.
See Musings for Pete's thoughts on 'Rhythm, Chords & Back-Up - the Art of 2nd Fiddle' and 'Playing with Others'
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' (99,000-plus hits to date on YouTube!), 'Holding the Fiddle' and 'First Bow Strokes', as well as stuff about Pete's performance work with Cooper and Bolton and Rattle On The Stovepipe.