Fiddle



2021 Fiddle Contest Details

Registration details will come soon, stay tuned for more info about the contest as well as a workshop afterwards.

2021 Judge - Elke Baker

U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion Elke Baker has played all over North America and in places as far-flung as Japan, West Africa, and Scotland, as well at The Birchmere (with Ken Kolodner) and the Kennedy Center in her hometown of Washington, D.C. Elke is a faculty member at the Washington Conservatory of Music, where she teaches history and performance of Celtic music. She brings a scholar's depth of knowledge and an extremely engaging manner to her performances, as well as an intimate knowledge of just what makes people want to dance.

For more information: visit Elke's webpage at http://www.elkebaker.com/.