There's a way to create a 3-4 rhythm on the fly during a jig. I've heard fiddlers do this, and demo the technique in this video.
Video shots from the Learn to Play Fiddle in One Lesson video.
This starts as a regular fiddle tune, Shortnin' Bread, played in barn dance style. Then, elements are stripped away until only the basic tune remains.
An explanation of what is on the Learn to Play Fiddle in One Lesson video.
Tips and information about learning to play fiddle.
More stuff from “Fiddle Instruction”
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