2022 Schedule

Thursday, October 20

  • 6pm: Doors Open

  • 6-9pm: Barbecue & Bake Sale

  • 7-10pm: Community Dance

    • Music by Peach Jam (James Stephens, Duncan Gillis, & Paul Hawtin)

    • Dances called by Ananda Kelly

Friday, October 21

  • 7pm: Doors Open

  • 7:30-10pm: Concert #1 (intermission from 8:30-9)

    • Featuring Alanna Jenish, Dennis Alexander, Frank Cassidy, Jeff McClintock, Sherryl Fitzpatrick, Anna Ludlow, Chad Wolfe, Mark Allen, Jane Cory, Kyle Burghout, Howie MacDonald, Beverly MacLean, Allison de Groot, Tatiana Hargreaves, Grosse Isle (Sophie Lavoie, Fiachra O’Regan, & André Marchand), and more!

  • 10pm-?: Jamming

Saturday, October 22

  • 9:30am: Doors Open

  • 10am-12pm: Workshops - Period 1 (snack break from 10:45-11:15)

    • Intermediate Cape Breton Fiddle (Howie MacDonald)

    • Intermediate Quebec Fiddle (Sophie Lavoie)

    • Advanced American Old-Time & Bluegrass Fiddle (Tatiana Hargreaves)

    • Intermediate Clawhammer Banjo (Allison de Groot)

    • Intermediate / Advanced Tin Whistle (Fiachra O'Regan)

    • Intermediate Cape Breton Piano (Beverly MacLean)

    • Intermediate Guitar Accompaniment (André Marchand)

  • 12-1pm: Lunch Break

  • 1-2:15pm: Concert #2 (no intermission)

    • Featuring Youth Scholarship Recipients, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves

  • 2:30-4:30pm: Workshops - Period 2 (snack break from 3:15-3:45)

    • Intermediate Texas Swing Fiddle (Ben Plotnick)

    • Intermediate Irish Session Tunes, for all melody instruments (Fiachra O'Regan)

    • Intermediate / Advanced Tune Writing (Karrnnel Sawitsky)

    • Advanced Cape Breton Fiddle (Howie MacDonald)

    • Advanced Chopping & Accompaniment on Fiddle/Cello (Trent Freeman & Eric Wright)

    • Advanced Cape Breton Piano (Beverly MacLean)

    • Advanced Guitar Accompaniment (André Marchand)

  • 4:30-7pm: Dinner Break -- Building Closed

  • 7pm: Doors Open

  • 7:30-10pm: Concert #3 (intermission from 8:30-9)

    • Featuring The Fretless

  • 10pm-?: Jamming

Sunday, October 23

  • 9:30am: Doors Open

  • 10am-12pm: Workshops - Period 3 (snack break from 10:45-11:15)

    • Intermediate American Old-Time & Bluegrass Fiddle (Tatiana Hargreaves)

    • Intermediate Saskatchewan Fiddle (Karrnnel Sawitsky)

    • Advanced Quebec Fiddle (Sophie Lavoie)

    • Advanced Improvisation & Double-Stops on Fiddle (Ben Plotnick & Trent Freeman)

    • Advanced Clawhammer Banjo (Allison de Groot)

  • 12-1pm: Lunch Break

  • 1-2pm: Slow Jam

    • Led by TBA

  • 2:30-5pm: Concert #4 (intermission from 3:30-4)

    • Featuring Youth Scholarship Recipients, Howie MacDonald & Beverly MacLean, Grosse Isle (Sophie Lavoie, Fiachra O’Regan, & André Marchand)

Schedule subject to changes. Last updated August 23, 2022.

LOCATION

La Fab sur Mill Arts Centre

8 ch Mill, Chelsea, QC, J9B 1K8


Only 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa!