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North American Fiddler’s Hall of Fame

The New York State Fiddlers’ Association is looking for nominations for the 2022 North American Inductee to the North American Fiddler’s Hall of Fame. Clifford Guy was the 2021 Hall of Fame inductee. Here is your chance to nominate your favourite fiddler. Nominations must be submitted by May 15, 2022. For more information, check the…

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Need your bow rehaired?

Christina Underwood Boyer is offering a first-timer re-hair discount of $10 off to VFS members! Located in the Westshore (with options for downtown pickup) Text Christina at 778-676-5503 or send e-mail to christina.underwood@gmail.com. By appointment only. Rehair services as well as restoration and sales of handmade and factory bows. Check FB as Underwood Bows or visit…

2022 Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival

The Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival (GVPAF) was on this year from April 7th to May 14th, 2022. The Fiddle section of the GV Performing Arts Festival was held at the Phillip T. Young Hall at UVic on Saturday April 30th and again had some great performances. This year’s adjudicator was Canadian Folk Music Award…

Membership Info

It’s time to renew your membership*! You can do that at the September Jam with cash (exact amount please) or cheque. We cannot accept Credit or Debit cards at the Sept Jam, sorry. Or renew right now via an e-Transfer to victoriafiddlesocietypayments@gmail.com, please send the deposit code in a separate email. Membership Dues: Single: $25;…

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March Fiddle Jam!

Live and In-person VFS Fiddle Jam on Friday, March 4. 7:00-8:15 pm, doors open at 6:30.  Location: Wheeley Hall in the Esquimalt United Church Building (500 Admirals Road).  Enter off Lyall Street.  Drop-In $5.00, VFS Members FREE! In order to ensure everyone’s good health, we won’t have food or drinks available, masks will be mandatory, and proof of vaccination will be required….