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  A NEW STRINGS INITIATIVE

IMPROV PRACTICE

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Final Sterling
The Moxie Strings (Moxie Clinic Beats)
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Springsteen Set
The Moxie Strings (Moxie Clinic Beats)
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Ready to go electric?!?

Shar Music offers their eye-catching line of electrics at a discounted rate for Moxie students! Watch our tutorial below and  CLICK HERE for a chance to win! 

 

VIDEOS

Casey Driessen “Billy Jean."    

http://youtu.be/8EE3IZd2MP4

Renaud Garcia-Fons “Aqua Jon”

http://youtu.be/IkNyRvE5jKc

2CELLOS “Smooth Criminal”

  http://youtu.be/jjOQac1vOEc

Nuttin’ But Stringz on America’s Got Talent 

http://youtu.be/DrphBU6O9Bc

Beatbox Cello

http://youtu.be/T36A-H8dPhI

Anna Pheobe with Jethro Tull

http://youtu.be/dZD1NMLqM98

Ben Sollee “How to see the Sun Rise” 

  http://youtu.be/F5fd9Z7zJVg

Lindsey Stirling “Spontaneous Me”

http://youtu.be/pRPOztxXWlQ

Vasen

http://youtu.be/tWorsJwzycw

Star Wars Cellos

http://youtu.be/BgAlQuqzl8o




Sierra Noble “Duck Dance” w/ foot percussion.

http://youtu.be/Y4p55Elvjpw

Celtic Women “Dueling Violins”

http://youtu.be/ywMPtwM8avs

David Garrett “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

http://youtu.be/u8rErKUElOE

Regina Carter

http://youtu.be/BF4ifBXx-Z8

 

BANDS WE LIKE 

  • The Avett Brothers
  • The Punch Brothers
  • The Decemberists
  • Railroad Earth
  • Dixie Chicks
  • The Duhks
  • One Republic
  • Leahy
  • The Infamous Stringdusters
  • Mumford and Sons 
  • My Morning Jacket
  • Nickel Creek
  • Sprag Session
  • Beoga

  • Flogging Molly
  • The Ollam
  • Rodrigo y Gabriela
  • We Banjo 3
  • The Polyphonic Spree
  • Regina Spektor 
  • The Verve
  • Mike Doughty
  • Yellowcard
  • Dave Matthews Band
  • Taylor Swift
  • Zac Brown Band
  • Ra Ra Riot
  • The Wailin' Jenny's
 

STRING CAMPS


MASTA String Camp.
Mark O’Connor Fiddle Camp.  
Valley of the Moon Scottish Fiddle School. (Alasdair Fraser)
Mike Block String Camp
Rocky Mountain Fiddle Camp
Christian Howe’s Creative Strings Workshop. 
Augusta Heritage Center. 
Eclectic Strings Festival. ASTA National Conference.

 www.astaweb.com/eclectic

(see an extensive list at www.fiddle.com)


We are excited to announce that The Moxie Strings have partnered with Shar Products Company! Shar’s support this 2013-2014 school season has allowed us to reach many more students and teachers.


Please join us in thanking Shar for helping to provide new opportunities for young string players!

Have questions?  Email Shar at [email protected] OR call 1-866-742-7261 to speak to an Educational Sales Representative.

 

COOL STRING PLAYERS

Classically trained sisters. Experimental

Scottish Fiddler and Julliard-trained Contemporary Cellist

Violin, loop effects, singer- songwriter

Rock Violin. Tours with The Tran-Siberian Orchestra

Canadian Fiddle

Four cellos perform Metallica, symphonic metal

Cellist and Singer-songwriter. Toured the US on bicycle

Billy Contreras

Jazz Violinist and virtuosic improviser

Black Violin

Classically trained, hip hop string duo

Female electric string quartet. Pop divas of the strings world

American Fiddle, Loop-effects. Coined  triplet-chop

Jazz, Rock violin. Leads the Creative Strings Workshop

Improvisatory American/World music. 

Hip Hop/ Rock Violin

An upright bass legend

Scottish/American Fiddle

Scottish fiddle champion, jazz violinist, and former violist for Turtle Island String Quartet

Five-string Violinist

YouTube Sensation

New England Fiddler. Cool last name

Julliard-trained cellist, singer/songwriter.

Cape Breton Fiddle. Records with a rock band

Improvisatory, Contemporary Cellist and about 20 years old

Hip-Hop-inspired Violin Duo from Queens, NY

French Upright Bass. Virtuosic bow style

Improvisational cellist

Celtic/World Fiddle Band

North Canadian. Foot percussion

Abigail Washburn, Casey Driessen, Ben Sollee, Bela Fleck (The dream team)

Fiddler/Producer for Railroad Earth

Swedish Trio of Viola, Guitar, and Nyckelharpa (Crazy instrument. Google it!)

Pop music arranged for classical quartet

Klezmer

Cello, Loop-effects