This book is a follow-up to ‚Äö√Ñ√∫Irish Fiddle Playing: A Guide for the Serious Player‚Äö√Ñ√π (MB99402BCD). The student will gain a deeper knowledge of fiddle playing and improve their overall playing and musical understanding. Subjects include: ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ improvisation ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ fingering and bowing techniques ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ playing with other musicians ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ modes ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ converting from classical to traditional ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ improvising in songs ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ The player will become more aware of the mechanics of playing the fiddle, putting them in a position to: ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ improve their sound ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ develop their own style ‚Äö√Ñ¬¢ play more effectively and confidently with others As with the first book in the series, it contains pieces of advice from the author‚Äö√Ñ√¥s 25 years of playing music. The format of the book is similar to this first book. Section 1 deals with various aspects of fiddle playing. Section 2 contains a selection of mostly well-known tunes, fully transcribed with variations, embellishments/ornaments. These tunes are all included on the accompanying recording.