Canadian Fiddle Champion Scott Woods to visit Clayton

Scott Woods (1)Renowned Canadian Fiddle Champion Scott Woods and his band will be in the area to present an incredible new show called

Fiddling in the key of…Eh?

This fast paced, uplifting show explores great Canadian fiddling styles and influences from Cape Breton and Scottish to Acadian and Irish to French Canadian and Metis. The show features plenty of old time fiddling, championship step dancing, trick fiddling, family humour and other aspects of our culture that have become symbols of what truly makes us Canadian.

Scott Woods is a two-time winner of the Canadian Open Fiddle Contest, two-time winner of the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Championship as well as Fiddle Entertainer of the Year. He is known affectionately across Canada as ‘The Flippin’ Fiddler’ and tours extensively across the country every year raising funds for churches, charities and community service organizations. To date, over $2 million dollars have been raised for these groups.

The show includes special performances by Cape Breton tenor and one of Nova Scotia’s finest vocalists, Tommy Leadbeater, guitar virtuoso and East Coast Music Award Winner, Bruce Timmins, CCMA Guitar Player of the Year, Steve Piticco and lighting up the stage with fancy footwork is 16 year old Step Dancing Sensation Patrick Linton.

The show takes place on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 7 pm at Clayton Community Hall, 147 Linn Bower Lane, Clayton.

Concert proceeds support St. George’s Anglican Church, Clayton.

Tickets are $25 for adults, $10 for kids (ages 6-12) and kids 5 and under get in free.

Tickets are on sale at: Clayton General Store,

Nicholson’s Pakenham,

SRC Music Carleton Place,

Baker Bob’s Almonte,

Mark’s Cobbler Shop, Perth

Or call Kathy and Ray @ 613-256-9010 or toll free 1-855-SCOTTWOODS (1-855-726-8896) to charge by phone. For a complete tour schedule, please visit www.scottwoods.ca