Strings and Company

Irish, Scottish, Breton. Canadian, American, Blues, Jazz
Popular, Broadway, Old-Time, and French Music

Different Musicians for Different Gigs

Siegel Entertainment

Sarah Hill, Fiddle

Cumberland Heritage Village Museum

Heritage Power and Country Festival
Saturday, May 28, 2011
Children’s Music Workshop

Tent next to the Picnic Shelter

Tractor Wagon: 12:30- 1:30 p.m.

2940 Old Montreal Road
Cumberland, Ontario
For information, 613-833-3059

Daily Admission: Family $25 / Adult $12 / Students and Seniors $10

Driving directions:

Take highway 417 east to highway 174 (Orléans/Rockland turn off).
At Trim Rd.. the highway becomes two lanes. Continue until the set of traffic lights at the Village of Cumberland.
At the lights turn right on to Cameron St. At the stop sign turn left on to Old Montreal Road.
Follow Old Montreal for 1.5 km. The Museum is on the right-hand side of the road.

From Gatineau, Quebec, take the Masson-Cumberland ferry. It operates all day.

Marie Déziel                              Lois Siegel

Marie Déziel, accordion/fiddle/hurdy-gurdy
 Lois Siegel, fiddle/spoons; Monsieur Bonhomme, Ugly Stick, washboard
Dan Perkins, guitar/bodhran/spoons

Their specialty is Irish and Scottish music, with Canadian, French and American Old-Time tunes
added in for spice: "Scotland the Brave,"  "Road to the Isles," "
Alouette," "You Are My Sunshine,"
"Westphalia Waltz
," "Danny Boy," and "My Darling Clementine."

French & Quebec tunes:

Sous le ciel de Paris, Partons la mer est belle, Chevaliers de la table ronde, Aups de ma blonde
À la claire fontaine, Sur le pont d'Avignon, Pigalle, Point au Pic
Piaf Medley: Milord, La vie en rose

Different combinations of players are formed to fulfill any requirements.

Contact: Lois Siegel
(613) 830-2509

Photo by Paul Jean
Tanya Renaud, Lois Siegel
Irish, Scottish, Old-Time, Classical

Steve Groves
Jazz Guitarist
Jazz, Blues, Celtic
Festivals, House Parties, Corporate Events, Weddings, Anniversaries

Misty, Girl From Ipanema
Danny Boy, Molly Malone, To Ra Lo Ra Lora, The Wild Colonial Boy
Twist & Shout, Roll Over Beethoven, Unchained Melody

Albert Kaprielian
Jazz Pianist/Singer
Old-Time, Broadway Show Tunes, Jazz, Blues, Classic Rock
Film and TV themes, French-Canadian, Celtic
House Parties, Corporate Events, Weddings, Anniversaries

Fly Me to the Moon, My Funny Valentine, Take the "A" Train, Moon River
Black Orpheus, When You Wish Upon a Star, Michelle,
Love Me Tender, Wild Rover, Auld Lang Syne

Contact: Artist Representative Lois Siegel

Lois Siegel Productions Inc.

(613) 830-2509

©Photo by Paul Jean
Le Bonhomme


©Photo by Tom Robertson
Ugly Stick

©Photo by Tom Robertson
Lois Plays the Spoons

April 13, 2008
Couple Celebrates 70 Years of Marriage
by Charelle Evelyn
Ottawa Citizen

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Performers: Lois Siegel and Dan Perkins

Technical Requirements

Audience Response

Your entertainment was very much enjoyed.
Thanks for being a special part of our day.
Lisa Giles
Assistant Manager/Service Coordinator
Chartwell Kanata Retirement Residence

Everybody who was at P. J. Quigley that night
really enjoyed your music. 
Aziz & the staff
 P. J. Quigley

We had a great time listening to you
 and the day was a great success. 
Mari Lyn Kelly
Hunt Club Manor LRC
Activity Director

I know the residents and staff love it when you play here.
Yvonne Sturgeon
Rideau Gardens Retirement Residence

"Springtime in Paris"
Chartwell Kanata Retirement Residence

Marie and Lois

Laura Lynn Eggleston
Caricatures and Clowns

©Photo by Paul Jean


St. Patrick's Celebrations

Germaine Daze, Marie Déziel
Rideau Gardens Retirement Living

Chantal Cameron
Grace Manor

©Photo by Evelyn Burke
Grace Manor

St. Patrick's Day 2005

©Photo by Paul Jean
St. Patrick's Day 2008

©Photo by Marlene Hoff
Arts Ottawa East

Dan Perkins, Joy Rutherford, Lois Siegel

©Photo by Mike Taylor
ArtEast 15th Anniversary Event and Vernissage 
Gloucester Gallery

Clockwise: Dan Perkins (Foreground)
Joy Rutherford (Left)
 Lois Siegel (Top Right)

©Photo by Mike Taylor
Joy Rutherford

©Photo by Evelyn Perkins
P. J. Quigley's
Dan Perkins, Eugene Deery, Lois Siegel

Paul and Len's Wedding
Canada Day
Billings Bridge Estate


The Musicians
Déziel, Lois Siegel, Marietta Fraser

Mark Valcour
Sound Technician

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