2017 Juno Award Winners Play Outstanding Fiddle

On October 13, 2017, in News, by Jessica Beck

The Fretless is an innovation in music that must be heard. They harbor all the energy of fiddle tunes, while shattering all expectations in writing, creativity and performance. This award-winning unique band is taking string music to fascinating places as it transforms fiddle tunes and folk melodies into intricate, beautiful, high-energy arrangements.

Watch The Fretless perform Alphonzo McKenzie’s/Salkantay

The Fretless is a new approach to folk music that is quickly gaining high acclaim around the world. This unique band is taking string music to fascinating places as it transforms fiddle tunes and folk melodies into intricate, beautiful, high-energy arrangements.

The award-winning group will perform songs from their newest album, Birds Nest, which was the 2017 Juno Award for Instrumental Album of the Year. Instrumental compositions are inspired by events, people and places connected to the band. Each song tells a story and has its own musical arc, with a commitment to mastery of their instruments and a playful, creative artistry that shows throughout their performances.

TUES
OCT 17
7:30 PM; bar 6:30 PM
$25 | YOUTH $5

 

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