BCMFest Workshop: Acadian Fiddle

BCMFest Workshop: Acadian Fiddle

  • Celtic
  • Fiddle
  • Folk
  • Instrumental
  • International
  • Roots

The Order of Good Cheers (L’Ordre de Bon Temps) was originally a French Colonial order founded by suggestion of Samuel de Champlain upon arrival in New France, present day Nova Scotia, Canada.  Champlain encouraged his men to hold regular dinners as an antidote to their difficult conditions.  It is said he laid the foundations for the hospitality and music you’ll still find all along the Acadian coast and at Acadian kitchen parties.

Come join Gus La Casse and learn some lively bold tunes that embody the Acadian kitchen party feeling.

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This workshop is a part of the Boston Celtic Music Festival and will take place on Saturday, January 20th at 1:45-3:00pm.

PLEASE NOTE: Classes meet on the third floor of 26 Church St. Cambridge, MA. Unfortunately, there is no elevator in the building. Students 16 and under must be accompainied by an adult.

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