Texas Folklife is thrilled to announce the 2nd Annual Festival of Texas Fiddling! We will be partnering with Texas Dancehall Preservation Inc. for this year's event, which will be held on November 7th, 2015 at La Bahia Turn Verein Dance Hall in Burton, TX. It will feature a combination of workshops and showcases in a variety of fiddle styles. There will also be a dance at the end of the festival with music provided by the Western Swing group, Hot Club of Cowtown.
Confirmed performers for the 2015 Festival of Texas Fiddling:
Brian Marshall (Texas Polish Fiddle)
Ed Poullard (Creole Fiddle)
Howard Rains and Tricia Spencer (Texas Old Time Fiddle)
Belen Gutierrez, Ramon "Rabbit" Sanchez and Ramon Gutierrez (Tejano)
Erupcion Hidalguense (Son Huasteco)
Mark Rubin (Upright Bass Workshop)
Hot Club of Cowtown (Western Swing) - Evening Dance
This program is made possible through a grant from Texas Commission on the Arts and the generous support of D'Addario Strings.
Buy your tickets here: http://texasfiddlefestival.brownpapertickets.com/