Red Tail Ring

Love your rendition of The Blackest Crow, that is the song that introduced me to your music, and I am trying to figure out what you have your fiddle cross tuned to. I am a relatively new fiddle played but the way you play this easy little song is truly unique. Love your music.

Red Tail Ring responded on 10/15/2013

The tuning is E, B, F#, C#. Basically the whole fiddle is tuned down a step and a half, and the tune is played out of the G position. Laurel keeps a separate fiddle for this tuning (that we call her Low fiddle) because it's hard on the instrument to be tuned up and down all the time. Hope this helps.


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