Events

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Square Dance, Bradford, Pennsylvania, every Tuesday eve., 7 pm. Crook Farm, Seward Ave. Extension. Admission: $3. Music by the Crook Farm All Stars. Info: Howard Blumenthal 814-368-4057; http://bradfordlandmark.org/index.php?Old%20Time%20Music


The Old Fiddlers' Club of Rhode Island (ofcri): www.ofcri.webs.com
The oldest fiddle club in the US., started in 1929.


Quiet Corner Fiddlers, Northeast, CT: www.qcf.webs.com.

22nd annual Fiddlers' Reunion, October 31-Nov. 2, Davis &  Elkins College, Elkins, West Virginia. One of the largest gatherings of older musicians in the state. Activities begin with a Friday evening Halloween square dance. Saturday features performances by master folk artists as well as younger traditional musicians. Also jams, flatfoot dancing competition, instrument sales & exhibits... Festivities conclude Sunday with a 10:30 a.m. gospel sing in the college's Robbins Chapel. Info: (304) 637-1209 or http://augustaheritagecenter.org/augusta-events/fiddlers-reunion/

Festival of Texas Fiddling, December 6, 2014, at the historic Twin Sisters Dance Hall, Blanco, Texas. All-day, all-night immersion into the art, craft and joy of the fiddle. Featuring workshops, showcases, and jam sessions. Evening concludes with a traditional dance. Workshops by recognized masters of Texas fiddling, including Ed Poullard, Creole fiddler from Beaumont; Brian Marshall, Texas-Polish fiddler from Houston/Bremond; and Howard Rains, an old-time fiddler from Austin. Showcase concerts demonstrating select styles follow each workshop. Texas Contest-style fiddler Mia Orozco, Texas-Mexican fiddler Jose Moreno y Los Patrulleros and more will perform. An evening dance featuring Al Dressen’s Super Swing Review will top off the event. Tickets for individual workshops are available for $30, each followed by a style showcase. Tickets to the Evening Dance are available for $10. Tickets for all events are available for $60. All may be purchased at http://texasfiddling.brownpapertickets.com/  More information is available at http://texasdancehall.org/  Presented by Texas Folklife and Texas Dance Hall Preservation, Inc.