PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND FIDDLING
Couldn’t Have a Wedding without the Fiddler: The Story of Traditional Fiddling on Prince Edward Island
Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, Charles K. Wolfe Series
Just Out!! A social, cultural and musical exploration of traditional fiddle playing on Canada’s Prince Edward Island, on oral histories collected from about 150 fiddlers and other “Islanders.” The book colorfully brings to life the electric atmosphere of the old Island dances and the central role that fiddlers and their music once played in community life.
462pp.; includes c. 40 photographs and numerous musical examples. Click for more information.
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