Learn about the school of fiddling and enjoy a performance from the instructors and special guests.
An afternoon of tall tales and song in the parlour of historic Cossit House Museum.
Members of the Sydney Weavers Guild will demonstrate their craft on a project loom.
J.P. Cormier will discuss and demonstrate a variety of guitar styles including flat picking and fingerstyle.
This workshop includes demonstrations and basic knowledge of Chéticamp stepdancing and square sets.
Based on participants’ interest, Luthier Johannes Sturm will discuss violin making, repair and maintenance. Bring your stringed instrument for evaluation and minor adjustments.
A traditional Céilidh in a period setting featuring storytelling, music and Gaelic song, with artists from Cape Breton and Scotland.
Cape Breton style fiddle instruction for the intermediate / advanced player. Today’s instructors: Kyle MacNeil and Kimberley Fraser.