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Am Breacan Bòidheach Fàsanta: Mary’s Bonny Plaid – Natural Dye Workshop

Using natural dyes to add colour to the cloth and yarns that pioneer women made was an important aspect of 19th century life. Pre-registration required. Workshop is open to all ages.

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See Related: Iona and area, Learning Opportunities, October 17

Celtic Conversations: Fiddle and Guitar for the Irish Session

Qristina and Quinn Bachand share their views on Irish Session etiquette, tune choices and how to put sets of tunes together.

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See Related: Learning Opportunities, October 17, Sydney and area

Guitar Workshop with JP Cormier

JP Cormier demonstrates and discusses various styles of guitar including flat picking and finger style, history of the music and the instrument.

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See Related: Guitar Workshop, Learning Opportunities, October 17, St. Peter's and area

Beginner Plus Fiddle Class

This class, lead by Dwayne Côté, is tailored for beginner to early intermediate players and will focus on Cape Breton fiddle techniques and tunes.

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See Related: Fiddle Workshop, Learning Opportunities, October 17, St. Peter's and area

CBC Mainstreet Live

Find out more about this year’s festival artists as they demonstrate their talents, and are interviewed for a live-to-tape recording of CBC Cape Breton’s popular show, Mainstreet.

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See Related: Baddeck and area, Learning Opportunities, October 17

Workshop: Fiddle from Scratch

This course instructed by Dwayne Côté offers an introduction to fiddle for folks who have never played before. Fiddles will be provided but please bring one if you have one.

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See Related: Fiddle Workshop, Learning Opportunities, October 17, St. Peter's and area

Buddy MacMaster School of Fiddling

Glenn Graham and Troy MacGillivray lead classes for intermediate to advanced players who wish to further their skills and learn the Cape Breton style of playing.

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See Related: Judique and area, Learning Opportunities, Mabou and area, October 17

LuthierWorkshopwithJohannesSturmLuthier Workshop with Johannes Sturm

Bring your instrument! Professional luthier Johannes Sturm will tailor this workshop to participants’ interests, discussing violin making, repair, and maintenance including evaluation and minor adjustments.

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See Related: Learning Opportunities, October 16, St. Peter's and area

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