Thursday, 2 June 2011

Glenn Graham fiddle workshop and concert, Perth ON, 11 June 2011

Fiddle Workshop and Concert 9:30am-4pm: Glenn Graham - One of Cape Breton's finest traditional fiddlers, is also a composer, songwriter, step-dancer, music instructor and published author. With five recordings and multiple East Coast Music Award nominations to his credit, it's no surprise that Glenn Graham is one of Cape Breton's most sought-after performers and music instructors. Glenn, along with Vic Maltby will be teaching at a Fiddling & Songwriting Workshop in Perth, ON. Fiddle workshops will be taught at an advanced beginner and at an intermediate level, open to players age 10 to 75+. Fiddlers will have the opportunity to learn from both teachers. Songwriting workshop lead by Jenny Whitely. Following the workshops, there will be a Concert at the Myriad Theatre, from 2:30 till 4pm, which is open to the public, admission is by donation. The Concert will feature the instructors, the workshop participants, and a special appearance by The Blue Skies Community Fiddle Orchestra. Fiddle workshops will be held at the old shoe factory Sherbrooke St. upstairs in the Perth School of Dance studios. Song-writing workshop and Concert will be held in the Myriad Theatre downstairs. Lunch is available for purchase at the Factory Grind (next door) or bring a bag lunch. Cost for the workshop is $25. Maximum 15 participants in each workshop. Questions? Call 613-278-2448 or E-mail:

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