Passim’s Iguana Music Fund grant awarded to BSFC

Posted December 20, 2016 By Sue Chari


This grant is to help support the Young Fiddlers Workshop Series.

The workshops take place about once a month on Friday evenings.  Go here for more information about the workshops.


Scottish Session Wednesday, December 21

Posted December 10, 2016 By Sue Chari


Meeting – Sunday December 4, 2016

Posted November 26, 2016 By Sue Chari

Andrea Beaton

Andrea Beaton will be in town and leading our workshops on Sunday.  Andrea is an award-winning Cape Breton fiddler, tune composer and recording artist who is known for her powerful bow and driving style.  Come on down and learn some good Cape Breton tunes.

For more information about Andrea and our other workshop leaders go here.

Meeting Location:  Plymouth Congregational Church, 582 Pleasant Street, Belmont.

The Sunday schedule is as follows:

2:00 Beginner/Intermediate workshop (learn tunes at a slower pace)

3:15 – 3:45 snacks / social (bring something to share if you would like)

3:45 Intermediate/Advanced workshop (fast-paced and more advanced)

4:45-6:00 session

Scottish Session Wednesday Nov. 16

Posted November 15, 2016 By Sue Chari


Young Fiddlers Workshop Series – Friday, Nov. 11, 2016

Posted November 2, 2016 By Sue Chari

Workshop Leader:  Neil Pearlman


–Special:  Bring a friend* and receive $5 off your admission–  (*If you have attended a workshop before and bring a friend you get $5 off for each friend you bring.)



Neil’s website:

For Workshop Leader bios go here.

Next meeting: Sunday Nov. 13, 11:15-12:45, 2016

Posted November 1, 2016 By Sue Chari

Workshop Leader:  Troy MacGillivray



** Note Different time and location **

(Second Sunday)

Location:  Canadian American Club 202 Arlington St., Watertown, MA


Don’t miss this opportunity to learn some tunes from this excellent Cape Breton Fiddler.

The Canadian American Club’s Gala event follows our workshop with featured performers Troy MacGillivray and Janine Randall.  Come to the workshop and stay for the Gala.

Our own Boston Scottish Fiddle Orchestra will perform at 1:30.

For more information about Troy and our other workshop leaders go here.

“Third Wednesday” Scottish/Cape Breton Session

Posted October 13, 2016 By Sue Chari