15 results for tag: Fiddle

Twin Fiddles

Award-winning Canadian fiddlers J.J. Guy and Gordon Stobbe have a long history of working together. Their shared love for traditional fiddle music has resulted in a collection of original tunes written in the twin fiddle style. Piano accompaniment will be provided by Cathy Sproule. Sponsored by Great Western Brewing ... Read More

Back of the Bus

From unlikely beginnings in the back of a bus on a pipe band road trip, the members of Back of the Bus play classic and contemporary folk and Celtic music with Scottish, Irish, and East Coast roots. Formerly known as Siamsa, Kim ‘n’ Jim are Kim de Laforest (violin) and Jim McLean (guitar, bouzouki, vocals, wisecracks). ... Read More

West of Mabou

Named after a small town in Nova Scotia, West of Mabou performs lively dance music steeped in the rich traditions of Scottish and Cape Breton fiddle and pipe tunes. The band combines the talents of Scott Benson (fiddle), Roberta Wallace (fiddle), Alex Rasmussen (pipes/whistles), Justin Easton (guitar), and Jared Dormer (drums... Read More

The Residuals

With a repertoire of joyful, lively Celtic music that pays homage to their Gaelic sires and their prairie roots, the members of The Residuals are Rick Kroener (guitar, voice), Jeremy A. Cook (fiddle, voice), and Rob McInnis (mandolin, Irish banjo, mandosaurus, voice). At all time the band strives to be authentic, acoustic, and ... Read More

Jeff Scroggins & Colorado

Fronted by internationally acclaimed two-time National Banjo Champion Jeff Scroggins, Colorado is a high-energy five-piece bluegrass band possessing an eclectic range of influences blending second and third generation bluegrass. The band features award-winning mandolinist/songwriter Tristan Scroggins and Greg Blake’s authen... Read More

Goitse

Award-winning quintet Goitse was forged in the white-hot creative crucible of Limerick University’s Irish World Academy. Recently crowned Live Ireland’s Trad Group of the Year and having won the prestigious Freiburger International Leiter 2016 award in Germany, Goitse is one of the most sought-after bands amongst connoiss... Read More

Rural Roots Trio

The Rural Roots Trio plays music from the one-room school dances of old with a modern flair. Featuring award-winning fiddler JJ Guy from Lintlaw, award-winning fiddler Lucas Welsh from Blaine Lake, and back-up pianist Cathy Sproule from Lafleche, the Trio will have you tapping your toes and up on the dance floor in no time! ... Read More

Fiddle Fest

Corss Canada Fiddle Fest features a powerhouse of the best traditional fiddlers that Canada has to offer, brought together for one evening only right here in Saskatoon! The fiddlers: Troy MacGillivray, Mairi Rankin, Gordon Stobbe, JJ Guy, and Stephanie Lepine. The back up band:Daniel Koulack, Eric Wright, and Jean-Francois ... Read More

Karrnnel

Back for a Christmas visit, fiddle wizard, recording artist, teacher, producer, and composer Karrnnel Sawitsky is changing the face of fiddle music. Born and raised in Saskatoon, Karrnnel started out competing in Saskatchewan fiddle competitions and has since toured all across North America. Sponsored by Great Western Brewing ... Read More

Everything Fitz

Featuring three-time Canadian Grand Master Fiddle Champions and Ontario Open Step Dance Champions, Tom, Kerry, and Julie Fitzgerald, Everything Fitz returns to The Bassment. In addition to their prowess in performing Canadian old-time fiddling and Ottawa Valley step dancing, they also play Celtic, jazz, bluegrass, French-Cana... Read More