43 results for tag: Fiddle

The Local Group POSTPONED!

Taking its name from the cluster of galaxies containing the Milky Way, the Local Group plays music of astronomical proportions. With roots in rural Saskatchewan, the trio puts a unique spin on traditional acoustic music, including bluegrass, Celtic, classic country, and Canadiana. Spotlighting hot banjo and guitar picking, ... Read More

Lost Highway Navigators – only 4 TX left!

Delivering “cosmic honkytonk and pan-galactic western swing", Lost Highway Navigators recall the classic country music of the 50s, 60s and 70s. The set list includes straight-up 4/4 country shuffles, some honkytonk classics, a trucking song, one or two tearjerkers, and more than a couple of songs about love gone wrong for all ... Read More

The Fretless

The Fretless has toured and recorded together since 2012, winning multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards, Western Canadian Awards, and most recently, the 2017 JUNO Award for Instrumental Album of the Year. The quartet’s fresh approach is quickly gaining acclaim as it transforms fiddle tunes and folk melodies into intricate, ... Read More

Canadian Fiddle Revue

While dedicated to the musical roots of the fiddle repertoire, the Canadian Fiddle Revue also embraces the new fiddle music destined to become part of the tradition. The Revue showcases the talents of perennial favourites J.J. Guy, Daniel Koulack, Troy MacGillivray, and Gordon Stobbe. This year’s featured performers are ... Read More

A Tribute to Everett Larson

With the passing of Everett Larson in July, our fiddle and accordion community lost a pioneer. Everett taught generations of fiddlers and accordionists in Saskatoon and his influence will reverberate for a long, long time. Come join the Saskatoon music community as we pay tribute to this generous and gentle mentor. The concert ... Read More

Boxing Day Square Dance

Here is a chance for the whole family to get off the sofa and away from the dining table after Christmas and get out on the dance floor. If you have never square danced, this is the time to come and learn. Square dance caller Jille Shotton will walk you through all the moves and you will be doin’ the do-si-do before you know ... Read More

Karrnnel and Friends

Toronto fiddler Karrnnel is back to play his yearly December show. He's joined by his two sisters, Kimberly and Kanndece, as they pay tribute to their father Orest and the music they played together as The Sawitsky Family Fiddlers. From old-time dance favourites to Karrnnel's contemporary fiddle style, this show will also ... Read More

The Lemon Bucket Orkestra SOLD OUT!

SOLD OUT!  Doors open at 7:00. Equal parts exhilarating precision and reckless abandon, The Lemon Bucket Orkestra’s live shows are a truly immersive experience - ranging from the ecstatic to the cathartic and all points in between. Described as an original Balkan-Klezmer-gypsy-guerrilla-folk party-punk super band, the ... Read More

Mike Klein & Friends

The world needs more old-time mandolin and Mike Klein delivers as the front to this uniquely Canadian twist on Appalachian music. This high energy string band includes some of Saskatchewan’s hottest acoustic musicians including Booker Blakly (fiddle), Jille Shotton (banjo), Elliot Dillabough (guitar), and Nicola Tabb (bass). ... Read More

Back of the Bus

Specializing in classic and contemporary Celtic music with Scottish, Irish, and East Coast roots, Back of the Bus plays at ceilidhs, festivals and pubs, and is a favourite at Robbie Burns nights and FolkFest. The band showcases the talents of Jim Walls (guitar/vocals), Sheila Vaadeland (guitar/vocals), Anna Bekolay (fiddle/vo... Read More