Bring your fiddle and learn Cape Breton tunes, techniques and style tips from Chrissy Crowley and Rachel Davis of Còig. They will be joined by bandmate Darren McMullen on bouzouki & guitar. This workshop will be geared toward intermediate to advanced fiddlers. Others are welcome to observe, and encouraged to make a donation to help pay the artists for their time.
Còig will be performing at Lebanon Opera House at 7:30 pm, Friday September 28. For tickets and more info visit www.lebanonoperahouse.org.
With the release of the new album Rove, Nova Scotia's powerhouse Còig has cemented its status as one of today’s most exciting new North American Celtic groups. With a combined total of over 30 group and solo awards and nominations, the four members of the band are already recognized as major stars of the Celtic world. Rove is drawing rave reviews from fans and critics and has recently been recognized with a 2018 East Coast Music Award for Traditional/Roots Recording of the Year, a 2018 JUNO Award nomination, and 2017 Canadian Folk Music Award and Music Nova Scotia Award nominations.