Bedard, Mel, Interview

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Title: Bedard, Mel, Interview
Creator: Gabriel Dumont Institute
Subject: Music, Family, Fiddling, Bedard, Mel
Description: An interview with Mel Bedard. Mel discusses how he started playing the fiddle and some of his early experiences with learning the instrument; personalizing his fiddle, playing guitar and switching to the fiddle; the differences between the Red River style and the Don Messer style of fiddling; the evolution of fiddle music, music composition and reading music; and much more.

Publisher: Gabriel Dumont Institute
Date: 2001
Type: Video
Language: English
Alternate Title: Traditional Métis Fiddle Project
Date of Copyright: May 30, 2003

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