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London Fiddle Convention 2018 at Cecil Sharp House

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This is the most important date in every London fiddler's calendar; a chance to meet friends, learn new tunes, see some amazing playing, buy some fiddle stuff. People come from all over the South East to be there- you'll rarely meet so many fiddlers in one place! As usual there will be a series of afternoon workshops, a fiddle contest, session in the bar, and an evening concert featuring a wide range of performers. And YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE A FIDDLE PLAYER! The concert is open to everyone and you're guaranteed a welcoming and friendly atmosphere, and a great set of performances. Guests this year include Iain Fraser (Scottish/Canadian) Jock Tyldesley (Cajun/Old Time) Tom Moore (English) Dr Chan Dacan (Chinese Erhu) Gundula Gruen (Balkan) Pete Cooper (English/Old time) Chris Haigh (bluegrass) ACTIVITIES: Workshops 12.45-1.45, 2.00pm - 3.00pm and 4.30pm -- 5.30pm Tutors' Concert 3.15pm - 4.15pm. Open to all Workshop participants. The fiddle contest at 6:00 PM. In two categories - Up to 18 and over 18. Open to all comers. The evening concert begins at 7.30 PM

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Cecil Sharp House

2 Regents Park Rd
0207485 2206

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