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David Hughes

Several DEXTER FIDDLES are already completed and available for immediate shipping. Please view them in the GALLERY. New fiddle cases can be added to your order for $45. Custom orders are available on a limited basis. Because each DEXTER FIDDLE is unique, prices range from $1,000 to $3,500 each.


We want you to be 100% happy with your new DEXTER FIDDLE, so we offer a no-risk Trial Play of your new fiddle. If for any reason you are not fully satisfied with it, return it to Deck Nieforth no later than thirty (30) days, in its original undamaged condition, postage prepaid, and we will give you a full refund of your purchase price.


Shipping and handling is available by United Parcel Service (UPS, with insurance required for the tracking and safety of your fiddle. Delivery runs about 2-7 days.)


Dexter Nieforth, Cabinetmaker, Musician and Luthier, handcrafts four- and five-string fiddles, priced $1,000-$3,500.

He also handcrafts exotic Brazilian Mahogany Violin and Viola Stands, $40, and Wooden Musical Spoons of cherry, maple, cedar, pine and other local woods, $15.

Deck and his bandmembers offer two CD's and a book:

The French Connection CD: Reels, Jigs, and Other Dance Tunes [Great for contra dances without live music] $12 KC Moaners: A Jug Band CD ($10)

Dan Lanier’s book, The Goff Hall Collection of Original Dance Tunes and Favorite Recipes ($10).

For more information, call (401)751-7269, or email Dexter@dexterfiddles.com.

Deck Harmonizing with a pair of his spoons at a Newport Festival.

The French Connection

Book cover and photo by Carol Entin

A selection of wooden spoons, crafted by Deck.

The French Connection

CD cover photo by Carol Entin

KC Moaners CD

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