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Gillian Head

August 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

cost

  • Adults - $21.00
  • Seniors (65+) - $19.00
  • Students - $19.00
  • Children - $12.00
  • *Prices include taxes and service charges.

With an interpretation, style, and energy all her own, Gillian Head delights audiences. Her influences include the variation and modern style of contemporary fiddlers, as well as the strong roots of the old traditional fiddlers of her native Cape Breton Island. This combination leaves you with a taste of the strong, lively fiddling that Gillian is all about. A stepdancer from a young age, Gillian took up the fiddle after falling in love with the music she danced to. She took up the fiddle at age 9, initially taking lessons from Stephanie Wills for a short time, and then studying for years under the direction of the late Jerry Holland. These early teachers, and love of dance, make for a distinctive rhythmic style of fiddling. Gillian has played all over her native island, and even out on the ocean on board the Holland-America Cruise lines! In July 2014, Gillian released her debut album, “Spirit”.

Details

Date:
August 1, 2019
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Louisbourg Playhouse
Phone:
902-733-2996

Venue

Louisbourg Playhouse
11 Aberdeen Street
Louisbourg, Nova Scotia B1C1A2 Canada
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