Annual Spring Workshop & Concert

April 22 2017












 Organized by James and Julie Johnstone the workshop features a day of instruction in Fiddle, Piano and Guitar plus jam sessions and displays of Instruments, Accessories, Books & Recordings by regional vendors

Includes a noon lunch and an evening concert

April 22 2017
Bible Hill Junior High School
741 College Rd
Truro NS

Schedule April 22-2017

8:30 to 9:30 AM                    MFA General Meeting (All Welcome)
9:30 to 10:30 AM                  Registration (All Participants)
10:30 to 12:30 PM               Instructional Sessions
12:30 to 1:30 PM                  Lunch Break (Lunch provided)
1:30 to 3:00 PM                    Instructional Sessions 
3:00 to 4:00 PM                    Jam Session
4:00 to 7:00 PM                     Supper Break
7:00 to 9:30 PM                      Evening Concert


Instructors   (Confirmed for 2017)

 Fiddle *

Beginner                          Julie Johnstone
Intermediate                  Anthony Rissesco
Advanced                         Stacey Read

* Fiddle participants may wish to bring music stands and recording devices 


Beginner                        Kathy MacDonald
Intermediate               Brad Trecartin
Advanced                      Kimberley Holmes

** Piano participants should bring their own keyboard and an extension cord if possible

Guitar***                      Clark Brown

***Basic accompaniment for old time  fiddle   

 Instructors will be available during Jam Session for individual instruction and assistance.

 Evening Concert

Featuring Skip & Kimberley Holmes, Stacey Read, Julie Johnstone and many other musicians you will be sure to enjoy

 Admission Fees

 Workshop, Lunch & Concert

Adults                                             $25

Children 12 & Under              $15

Concert Only

Adults                                               $7

Children 12 & Under                    Free

 For further information contact:
 Julie Johnstone:

(902) 895-3099

Douglas Morash:
Sponsored by:                                                                                               Source Atlantic, Engineered Products & Services

Local Motels

Best Western Glengary       1-800-567-4276

Rainbow Motel                    1-888-329-9685

Stonehouse Motel                1-877-660-6638

Willow Bend Motel               1-888-594-5569

Various B & B’s                     1-800-576-0000                      

Berry’s Motel                        1-902-895-2823

Tidal Bore Inn                        1-902-895-9241


2 thoughts on “Workshop”

Leave a Reply

Where Fiddlers and Fans Meet