Fiddlers


Heather Alexander


Stéphane Allard


Darol Anger


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Gilles Apap

Mozart G Major Concerto

Young Gilles Apap


Celtic


©Photo by Lois Siegel
John Arcand


Svend Asmussen


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Michael Audette
Lorette, Manitoba


Aly Bain


"Lover's Waltz"
with Jay Ungar and Molly Mason


Dewey Balfa


  Elke Baker


©Photo by Jim Peva
Kenny Baker
1926-2011
Photo

Bluegrass
New York Times


Tessa & Ella Bangs
Fiddle & Step-Dancing
Ottawa

 Ella
 Cirque de Soleil tour "Quidam"


Randal Bays


Miri Ben-Ari


Emile Benoit
Newfoundland
1913 - 1992


John Blake, Jr.


Gregor Borland
Biar, Spain


Louis "Pitou" Boudreault
1905-1988


©Photo by Jim Nelson
Jim Bowles
Tompkinsville, Kentucky


Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown

1924-2005


Karen Briggs


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Andre Brunet

Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Champion
2008


Kevin Burke


Stephanie Cadman


Jean Carignan
1916 - 1988
Hangman's Reel




YouTube


©Photo by Tasic Dragan
Regina Carter


Eliza Carthy


John Carty


Nollaig Casey


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Hanneke Cassel


Sara Caswell


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Winnie Chafe


Niamh Ni Charra


©Photo by Lois Siegel
James Cheechou


1928-2005
Lonesome Fiddle Blues

Orange Blossom Special


Alexander Cobb


Michael Coleman
1891-1945


Séamus Connolly


Brian Conway


Zoë Conway

 
©Photo by Lois Siegel
Shane Cook
US Grand National Fiddle Champion
3-time Canadian Open National Fiddle Champion
3-time Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Champion
Grand North American Fiddle Champion


Laura Cortese

 
©Photo by Lois Siegel
Dwayne Cote


Roy Crawford

Grand Master Fiddler
Alabama


Junior Crehan
1908-1998


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Yvon Cuillerier
St. Bruno, Quebec


Mary Custy


©Photo  by Lois Siegel
Peter Dawson

Ottawa

Alex DePue


YouTube


Roisin Dillon


Bogdan Djukic


Johnny Doherty
1900-1980


Liz Doherty


Dezi Donnelly


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Maeve Donnelly


Michael Doucet

 


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Janelle Dupuis


Tania Elizabeth


Mairin Fahy


Lucy Farr
1911-2003


Frank Ferrel


Sherryl Fitzpatrick

 


Alasdair Fraser

 


Catherine Fraser
Scottish Fiddler


Kimberley Fraser


Johnny Frigo

1916 - 2007


George Gao


  
Paddy Glackin


Matt Glaser


Stephane Grappelli
1908-1997

David Greenberg
  Baroque Violinist

 
©Photo by Lois Siegel
Cape Breton Fiddler


Rufus Guinchard
1899-1990


Kaitlin Hahn

 
John Hartford
1937-2001
Archives

Midnight on the Water


©Photo by Nancy Jo Lopp
Martin Hayes


©Photo by Lois Siegel


Brian is being inducted into the
Ottawa Valley Country Music Hall of Fame
2009

 
Ivonne Hernandez
BC Grand Master Metis Fiddling Champion


©Photo by Jim McGuire
Bobby Hicks

Bluegrass


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Ivan Hicks


Eric Hokkanen
Austin, Texas

 


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Jerry and  Denis Lanctot
2003

Jerry Holland
1955-2009


Winifred Horan


©Photo by John R. Fowler
Christian Howes


Jeremy Irons


Eileen Ivers

YouTube


Alan Jabbour
with Ken Perlman


©Photo by David Holt
Tommy Jarrell

 


©Photo by John Fowler
Leroy Jenkins
Jazz Fiddler


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Chuck Joyce
London, Ontario
Canadian Grand Masters
 Fiddling Champion


the kane sisters
Liz and Yvonne


Photo by Scott Ramsay
Karrnnel


YouTube


James Kelly


Bridget Kenny
b. 1800s
 The "Queen of Irish Fiddlers"


Doug Kershaw
The Ragin' Cajun


Kierah


©Photo by Fred Ellert
Jeremy Kittel


©Photo by Allejandro Dhers, Berlin
Anti von Klewitz


©Photo by Heather Dawe
Alison Krauss


Bobby Lalonde


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Patti Kusturok
3-Time Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Champion


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Denis Lanctot
Canadian Grand Masters
Lifetime Achievement Award
in recognition and appreciation
 for his outstanding contribution to
Old-Time Fiddling
2014
YouTube


Daniel Lapp

 
Anne Lederman



©Photo by Lois Siegel
Ray Legere


Annbjørg Lien


Didier Lockwood


Cora Venus Lunny


Catriona MacDonald

 


Dougie MacDonald
1968-2009

     
Howie MacDonald


Kendra MacGillivray


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Troy MacGillivray


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Alexis MacIsaac

 
©Photo by Lois Siegel
Ashley MacIsaac

Performed at the 2010 Winter Olympics
 Vancouver, Canada

 
Wendy MacIsaac


Cynthia MacLeod
Prince Edward Island

Buddy MacMaster
 

 
©Photo by Lois Siegel
Natalie MacMaster


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Terri-Lynn Mahusky


Patrick Mangan


Benny Martin


Brenda McCann


John McCusker


Andy McGann
1928-2004


Sean McGuire 

1928-2005


Woody and Marcia McKenzie playing "Sandy Boys"
YouTube


Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh


Bruce Molsky


Diane Monroe

Classical and Jazz Violin
Selected by the University of the Arts (Philadelphia)
 to received their Distinguished Alumna Award


Carla Moore
"Telemann's Largo"
Baroque Violin


©Photo by Linda Riha
James Moss


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Matilda Murdoch


Ray Nance
1913-1976

 
Máiréad Nesbitt


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Sierra Noble
Performed at the 2010 Winter Olympics
Opening Ceremonies
 Vancouver, Canada


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Danny O'Connell
1980-2004
YouTube


Gerry O'Connor
Ireland
YouTube


      Mark O'Connor  


©Photo by Marilyn Stern
Patrick Ourceau


Siobhan Peoples


Tommy Peoples


©Photo by Marcia Goodman
Stacy Phillips



Jon Pilatzke


PB Ploy


Jean-Luc Ponty

Mireille Proulx


The Quebe Sisters


Bonny Rideout

 

 
Laura Risk
Scottish and Quebecois
Fiddle


Eck Robertson
1886-1975

 
Samantha Robichaud
 Awarded Daniel Pearl Memorial Violin
San Diego, July 2005


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Cammy Romanuck
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Jacqueline Rowan


©Photo by Brown Inc.
Don Roy
Gorham, Maine


Jaime RT
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia


© Photo by Chris Ramirez
Jonathan Russell
The New York Times, November 17, 2002, Sunday

You Tube
Bluenote, NYC
"Some of These Days"


Jenny Scheinman


Lissa Schneckenburger


Oliver Schroer
Field of Stars


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Louis Schryer

4-Time Canadian Grand Masters
 Fiddling Champion
Chapeau, Quebec


Pierre Schryer
1990 Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Champion


Keith Smith and Muriel Johnstone


Ruby Jane Smith


Country Music Whiz Kid Video

Fiddlin' Girl


Stuff Smith


Breda Smyth


Eddie South


Lenny Solomon


Buddy Spicher


Lindsey Stirling
Utah

 
©Photo by Lois Siegel

Gordon Stobbe


Lara St. John


Brenda Stubbert
Cape Breton Fiddler


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Mark Sullivan
3-Time Canadian Grand Masters
 Fiddling Champion
Bowmanville, Ontario


©Photo by Daniel St. Louis
Terri Surette
3-Time Canadian Fiddle Champion
(12 & under)
(1999, 2000, 2001)


Alicia Svigals


Athena Tergis

YouTube


Photo by Gary Cosby Jr.
Gordon Terry


Kathryn Tickell


Graham Townsend
1942-1998


Kelli Trottier


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Jacinthe Trudeau


Tryder Twins



Jay Ungar

"Ashoken Farewell"

"Lover's Waltz"
with Aly Bain and Molly Mason


Michal Urbaniak


Joe Venuti
1903-1978

 
April Verch
1997 Canadian Grand Masters
Fiddling Champion


Kim Vincent


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Calvin Vollrath and Eric Provencher
2-Time Grand North American
 Old Tyme Fiddle Champion

Calvin composed five fiddle tunes for the Opening Ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympics
 in Vancouver, Canada for the  fiddle segment "Rhythms of the Fall."
He was
sitting on a chair with the symphony orchestra playing his fiddle proudly.


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Elly Wedge

 
Claude "Fiddler" Williams
1908-2004


Mary Ann Willis


Juice Wilson


Chubby Wise

1915-1996


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Richard Wood

Prince Edward Island, Canada


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Scott Woods
Fergus, Ontario
Canada

Canadian Open Fiddle Champion
2-Time Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Champion


The Wrigley Sisters
Hazel Wrigley, Guitar
Jennifer Wrigley, Fiddle
 


©Photo by Lois Siegel
Louis Schryer
Chapeau, Quebec
Mark Sullivan
Bowmanville, Ontario
The Ottawa Traditional Fiddling and Folk Art Society Fiddle Workshop
2006

André Brunet
Troy MacGillivray

2008


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