Fiddling around

Published 12:05 am Saturday, January 14, 2012

Fiddle players, from left, Dr. W.J. Patterson, Dr. Jack Magee, Tim Avalon, and Michael Rangel practice the tune “Brushy Run” during a fiddle workshop at the Old Court House Museum on Friday. The Mississippi Old Time Music Society, meets monthly to practice and learn new tunes. On Friday, the group was being taught by luthier and traveling teacher Dave Bing of Red Knob Ridge, Va. A luthier makes, repairs and restores string instruments.

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