Traditional Cape Breton Fiddle Music
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Space for NEW STUDENTS
(Age 12 & under.)
Available for House Parties, Anniversaries or Birthdays.
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Contact Karen at 902 870 0009
Karen first studied violin with John MacDougall, a Cape Breton composer and fiddle instructor. She also studied and performed with Winnie Chafe, renowned Cape Breton violinist, and completed a year of classical training with Peter Dunn of Halifax.
For the past nineteen years, Karen sponsored and performed at the Tuesday Ceilidhs in Mabou with Joey Beaton, a mentor and expert in Cape Breton traditional music. She also co-sponsors a weekly Ceilidh Concert series at the Antigonish Heritage Museum. Karen performs regularly at Celtic Colours, dances, and private functions.
Karen has instructed many students over the last 24 years and is considered a competent and effective teacher of the Cape Breton traditional fiddle style.