The official e-newsletter of The Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Association (CGMFA-ACGMV)

Fall 2023

Upcoming Events

Calvin Vollrath's Fall Fiddle Frolic

Edmonton AB: October 27-29, 2023

Cross-Canada Fiddling with Dennis Harrington

Online: Every Sunday

Join Host, Dennis Harrington every Sunday from 12:00pm to 2:00pm ET on Cross-Canada Fiddling for a Live, 2 Hour Radio Show featuring Canadian Fiddler’s from Coast to Coast. Interviews along with event announcements of interest to our fiddling community.  Listen live online at, or ask your smart device to “Play Valley Heritage Radio”.  

Requests and Dedications are always welcomed by calling 1-888-532-9870 or by email to

If you missed a show, you can find them stored in the music vault at

Proudly Sponsored by RJ Selle and Son Sand and Gravel of Douglas, ON.

Toronto Fiddle Collective

Toronto, ON / Online: 3rd Wednesday of every month

Toronto Fiddle Collective meets the third Wednesday of the month from Sept -June both in-person and online. Every month the Toronto Fiddle Collective invites a new special guest instructor/performer to teach a workshop, play a concert and lead a jam. They are invited to share their knowledge and experience of the fiddle and the music that's played on it. Visit or email Toronto Fiddle Collective coordinator Celina Marie DiCecca at for more info.

Carrolls Corner Fiddle Jams

Carrolls Corner, NS: 1st Sunday of every month

The Scott Woods Band: Old Time Country Christmas

Across Canada: November-December 2023

The Fitzgeralds: A Canadian Christmas

Across Ontario: December 2023

Shivering Strings Saskatoon

Saskatoon, SK: January 20-22, 2024

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