Workshops

Fiddle Workshops, A Concert and A Dance!
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Fiddle Workshops, A Concert and A Dance!

FIDDLE WORKSHOPS – SUNDAY, MARCH 19TH The Lounge, 2nd floor, Oak Bay Recreation Centre, 1975 Bee Street Quinn Bachand, who is well known as one of Canada’s most outstanding young musicians and Berklee College of Music Graduate (recipient of the Presidential Scholarship), will be teaching three workshops on the fiddling of James Isnardy.  In 2017,…

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Workshops – Gordon Stobbe & JJ Guy!

Sunday, October 6    12:30 – 4:00 Gordon Stobbe & JJ Guy will each be presenting workshops with a jam to follow on Sunday, October 6th. Workshops will focus on various techniques and bowing exercises to improve and assist in all levels of playing. Tunes will be taught according to abilities with emphasis on twin fiddle…

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French Canadian Fiddle Workshop with Pascal Gemme

Pascal Gemme, of the Quebecois trio Genticorum, is one of Quebec’s national treasures and popular traditional musicians. For the last 20 years he has been unearthing seldom-heard songs and melodies, interpreting them with virtuosity in his unique and unmistakable style. Saturday April 13th at Esquimalt United Church Intermediate fiddle: 9-10:30am Intermediate+/Advanced fiddle: 11am-12:30pm $25 per…

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Folk ‘n Fiddle Festival

Leaping forward from our annual VFS Fiddle Fest, this year the Victoria Fiddle Society has partnered with several local Folk oriented organizations to bring you the all new Folk ‘n Fiddle Festival! Folk ‘n Fiddle Festival will be an exciting weekend with concerts, workshops, talks, jam sessions, a youth stage, dance, a kids’ room, food…