Looking at the cover of the Heron Dance catalog, I remembered images from nature programs. Lanky, elegant birds bobbed in my imagination.
A fiddle riff popped into my head. The next thing I knew, there was a whole tune to represent the title "Heron Dance."
The tune is still a little shaky, not having been played very many times. But, it stands on its own already, without the need to wait any longer to take flight.
Here is a fiddle tune written in the 21st century that is published in the tuning of the 18th century: Heron Dance fiddle tune.
Huntsmans Chorus-Fiddle and Suzuki
5 months ago