September 22, 2009 lesson
Here’s our first lesson with Susan, on September 22, 2009.
October 27, 2009 lesson
Here’s our second lesson with Susan, on October 27, 2009. The sher medley has nine separate tunes; the first five excerpts here represent our attempts at playing through almost the entire thing at the beginning of the lesson. Along the way, Susan gives us tips on how to play more accurately in the style. Compare these clips to “Sightreading the first tune of the sher” and “Final playthrough” from the September 22 lesson.
Here are a few clips of Susan working directly with Meredith on how to change her technique from classical violin to klezmer fiddle: