My Audition at the Berklee College of Music

My Audition at the Berklee College of Music

My Audition at the Berklee College of Music Back in October I submitted my application to the Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA. Right after the submission I booked an audition and interview. During this process I got to choose a few preferred times and...
Musical Inspiration – Quinn Bachand

Musical Inspiration – Quinn Bachand

Musical Inspiration – Quinn Bachand Many of you may know who Quinn Bachand is through various groups that he is in; Qristina & Quinn Bachand, Brishen, Kittle & Co. I first saw Quinn when he was touring as a guitarist/fiddler/banjo player for Shane...
James Hill and Vancouver Island Music Fest

James Hill and Vancouver Island Music Fest

James Hill is known to some as the world’s best ukulele player. Obviously, that is a very subjective label, but it must say something about his creativity and skill. James has previously toured a solo show, where he sings and plays his ukulele. This show especially...
Musical Inspirations – March 2019 – Shane Cook

Musical Inspirations – March 2019 – Shane Cook

In the depths of northern winter Fiddelium, the fiddle group I am a part of, decided to attend the annual sourdough rendezvous in Whitehorse. This is an annual festival that has musical performances as well as traditional competitions. This year the musical headliner...
Canadian Grand Masters and more…

Canadian Grand Masters and more…

Canadian Grand Masters and more… Over the summer, since I wasn’t in school, I had lots of time to do festivals, gigs, camps and just fun jams with other musicians. It’s always sad when the summer ends, but at least we can still reminisce, so let me tell you...
Musical Inspiration – Oliver Schroer

Musical Inspiration – Oliver Schroer

Oliver Schroer Many things inspire many different people, and our inspirations will change from day to day. One of my  long-time and growing inspirations is Oliver Schroer. Oliver Schroer is a fiddle player, or 5 string player, if you will, and he created some of the...