David Van Deventer


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About Me

"Fiddlin'" Dave" Deventer has been playing the fiddle and teaching for 30+ years. He is a member of Furnace Mountain and the Wood Shedders. David toured many years with the Larry Keel Experience and was a member of David Via Corn Tornado. He specializes in old time fiddle tunes but enjoys Irish music swing and jazz and bluegrass. Dave hosts two weekly old-time and Celtic music sessions and have been enjoying teaching lessons online via Zoom.

Teaching Style

Dave tailors each lesson to the individual needs and skill levels of his students. He believes in keeping it fun!

Available By

  • Zoom
  • FaceTime
  • Skype

Payments Accepted

  • PayPal
  • Venmo

Some Supplies You Might Need

A working and in tune instrument

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