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Scroll down to see all the great musical events coming!

A double-bill by extraordinary non-binary west coast musicians Finn & Q – performing an array of fiddle tunes, folk songs, ballards and more.

Friday, May 31   Doors @ 7pm / Music @ 7:30pm

Victoria Church of Truth, 111 Superior Street

Tickets

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Hope you can join us for our last Fiddle Jam of the season.

Friday, June 7, 2024 7 pm to 9 pm Esquimalt United Church

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Don’t miss the SEASIDE MUSIC FESTIVAL (formerly the Seaside Folk and Fiddle Festival) June 7th to 9th. This year there will be 7 Concerts at 5 Different Venues: Three in Victoria, one in Sidney and one on Saltspring Island. 

The Festival brings you Americana, Roma Swing, Celtic, Cuban, Classic Country and all things Fiddle! Some of the artists include the incredible Mandolin player, Chris Thile, at the Macpherson Playhouse on June 9th; Irish Mythen and Stephanie Cadman at the Mary Winspear Centre (MWC), Sidney, on June 7th and recent Juno Award Winner, Okan, is performing with Pablo Cardenas at the MWC on June 8th. 

Also performing are ” Leeroy Stagger and Porch Couch”, “Fish in a Birdcage” and many more! 

Check out seasidemusic.ca for more information. Hope to see you there!! It is going to be fun!!!

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The Old Avoca Schoolhouse in Avoca, Nebraska will be streaming three on line workshops featuring tunes by Scottish fiddler, J.S. Skinner from the Greenblatt & Seay publication Skinner Tunes for Two.  These sessions are designed for violins, violas, cellos, basses, mandolins, and soprano recorder. 

The Workshops will be on Tuesday, July 16, 7 PM, Central Time, Wednesday, July 17, 10 AM, Central Time, and Friday, July 19, 7 PM, Central Time.

There is limited enrollment, and pre-registration is required.  The cost for each workshop is $10.00US. The cost of each optional book is $15.00US (includes shipping if ordered with workshop registration). 

For more information, and to register: https://www.greenblattandseay.com/workshops_skinner.shtml

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at the Dow Centennial Centre in Fort Saskatchewan.  Now a four-day festival starting with free Jam. Sessions at the Comfort Inn on Thursday evening and Friday afternoon. 

Registration is now open for:

·  CONTESTANTS for the various fiddle competition classes of the GNA (see the GNA Website for more information)

·  PARTICIPANTS in the GNA Youth Fiddle Camp (see the GNA Website for more information)

Registration form, fees and competition rules are available on the GNA website .

Here are links to a short promotional video of the GNA as well as to video recordings of the 2023 GNA Competition.

Link to GNA promo video

Link to 2023 GNA competition video recordings

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Nanaimo Fiddle Society registration is open now! Join us for 4 days of toe-tappin’ fiddle music with some of Canada’s best players and teachers including Gabriel Dubreuil, Jennie Bice, JJ Guy, Gordon Stobbe & Geoff Horrocks.

For registration and more information about the daily activities and class offerings, etc. go to: Summer Camp

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Friday, August 30 to Monday, September 2 at Camp Latona on Gambier Island

Check out our Cat Nap Music Camp website to find the most up-to-date information.

www.catnapmusiccamp.ca

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VIctoria Fiddle Society and on Facebook  Suggestions? Email us at:  vfsinfo@gmail.com

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