Molly Carlson | Fiddle
Beginner to Intermediate
Styles Include: American Roots/Scottish
Early lessons emphasize a groundwork both in note reading and ear training. Tunes for beginning students will be chosen particularly for the concepts they contain, and may be from a variety of genres. Rhythm and chord structures of use to students wishing to play in jam sessions or bands will also be addressed.
24+ Years Playing, 15+ Years Teaching
California State Old Time Fiddlers Association Competitions 1989-present (1998 Central Regional Champion), Fiddler in several roots/folk bands in Tehachapi, California from 2007-2009, Harp/Fiddle duo 2007-present
Played rhythm guitar and sang harmonies in a family quartet 1994-1999, Played Highland pipes with Tehachapi Mountain Pipes and Drums 2000-2009; played Highland pipes with City of Sacramento Pipe Band 2009-2016