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Fiddlefire! Children\'s Concert

Date: Saturday, April 12, 2014
Time: 11 a.m.
Phone: (517) 862-0416
Details:
Canadian Folk Music Award winner Chris McKhool of Sultans of String brings his Fiddlefire! show to the Ten Pound Fiddle Concert Series. Hailed as a "Children's musical star" (National Post) and "Canada's greatest eco-troubadour for young people" (Mississauga Living Arts Centre), 2009 JUNO Award nominee Chris McKhool is one of Canada's hottest musicians for young people. Chris has been touring across Canada with his children's concerts for two decades, reaching 1 million children, and has appeared on Mr. Dressup, YTV's Treehouse, TVOntario's Crawlspace and the CBC. Chris brings his love of violin to young audiences and tours his FiddleFire! concert for children in festivals, concert halls and schools across Canada. Closer to home he has performed at Toronto Harbourfront's Cushion Concert series, the Distillery Jazz Festival, and has headlined Toronto's First Night at the Skydome/Rogers Centre. His 2009 JUNO Award nominated "FiddleFire!" CD won the 2009 Canadian Folk Music Award for Children's Album of the Year, a 2009 Parents' Choice Award, a 2009 iParenting Media Award and was picked for the 2009 Canadian Children's Book Centre %u2018Best of 2009'.