Updates & Events

Folk ‘n Fiddle Fest Fundraiser

The Folk n’ Fiddle Festival is proud to present St. Patrick’s Day Celebration and Fund-Raiser SATURDAY, March 16th at the SHOAL Centre.  The Reception is at 7:00 PM with the concert beginning at 8:00 PM.  The SHOAL Centre is at 10030 Resthaven, Sidney.Tickets are $35 and available at the SHOAL Centre in person or by […]

2019 Violin Makers Association of BC – Exhibit & Competition

The Violin Makers Association of BC will hold it’s annual competition and exhibit of violin family instruments. Instruments will be on display and available to try! What ? Exhibit of Violins, Violas, Cellos and Bows made in BC.  You can view and play them! When ? 23 March 2019, noon to 7:30pm Where ? UBC […]

Genevieve Charbonneau CD Release Celebration

Come join Genevieve Charbonneau’s HEART IS A TOWER CD Release Celebration, with guests: The Wild Sundays, Jack Connolly and Brian Horwitz. Award-winning homesteading songstress celebrates the release of her third studio album ‘Heart is a Tower’ with an island tour. March 1- Victoria- St. Matthias Church, doors 7:30, show 8pm March 2- Duncan- Providence Farm […]

March Fiddle Jam

A friendly reminder, our next fiddle jam is this Friday, March 1, 2019 at 7:00 pm (doors open at 6: 30 pm) Location:  Wheeley Hall, directly behind Esquimalt United Church (500 Admirals Road). Entrance is off Lyall Street. PLEASE bring a concession snack if possible; any donation would be greatly appreciated. All proceeds go straight back into […]

Valentines Dinner and Concert with Richard Moody, Danuel Tate and Oliver Swain

Thursday February 14, lovers and music lovers alike can enjoy a romantic evening of explorations in jazz violin with Richard Moody, Oliver Swain and Danuel Tate at Victoria’s premier live music restaurant Northern Quarter. Thursday February 14, Valentine’s Day  8:00 showtime, Restaurant opens at 6 for dinner    $15 entry. Guests will have the option to […]

Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival – Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers are needed to help at the GVPAF Fiddle Section this year.  We need someone at the door, an announcer and an assistant for the adjudicator Also, the position of Fiddle Section Head is open if anyone is interest in continuing the role and keeping the Festival vital. April 27, 2019 at the Phillip T […]

Across the Haro Strait

New Duo from Victoria’s Oliver Swain and acclaimed Seattle based multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Eli West.  A gifted multi-instrumentalist, Eli has also grown into one of the Pacific North West’s great songwriters in the Americana style. His reputation has grown considerably in the last few years through his collaborations with John Reischman and Cahalen Morrison. Coastal […]

Future of Fiddle

A fabulous showcase concert featuring outstanding youth fiddle ensembles from western Canada. Featured performers are Coastline (Victoria), North Shore Celtic Ensemble (N. Vancouver), Fiddleheads (Whitehorse), and Feddelium (Nanaimo) February 10th 2019 1:00 – 3:00pm at the Malespina Theatre, Building 310, 900 5th Street, Nanaimo BC For more information and tickets visit www.crosscanadafiddle.com

Calvin Vollrath House Concerts

Calvin Vollrath in concert with Daniel Lapp two nights only! Limited seating so reserve early. February 16th & 17th 2019 $20 donation Reserve your seat by calling or texting 250-213-3679 or at aschau@shaw.ca or online at www.calvinvollrath.com/reserve-your-seat