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Music: World Folk Music

Fiddle Origins: From Wales to Weeping Water


This entertaining, musical journey explores a diversity of bowed string instruments from the mid-1100’s to today. Enjoy the history, stories, and unique sounds of instruments including the crwth (Welsh bowed lyre), nyckelharpa (Swedish keyed fiddle), violin, viola, pochette (kit violin), viola pomposa (5 string), and Stroviols Resophonic Viola (with 2 horns).

*Available as a virtual presentation only.

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