In this edition of Out and About, host Angela Ewings talks with violinist Shirley Hyatt about all things violin.

Shirley Hyatt

Shirley Hyatt

Shirley talks about how her classical training provided her the tools to create and play swing music, a genre that allows for improvisation. Learn the difference between violin playing and fiddling, what makes a good violin, and much more.

Shirley is one half of the popular duo, Giraffes on a Raft. They play at the Second Saturday Art Walk in Brookings.

Host: Angela Ewing, Producer: Angela Ewing, Recording Engineer: Justin Only, Sound Editor: Justin Only

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