Laura Risk: Scottish and Québécois fiddling.

"A rare level of grace, vivacity, and emotional depth" - The Boston Herald

Upcoming gigs, teaching and presentations

April 7, 2018, 2 pm: Montreal RSCDS 60th Anniversary Spring Dance with Nicholas Williams (Montreal, QC)

May 5, 2018, 2 pm: Tourisme Kahnawà:ke Tourism Spring Concert with students from Encore!Sistema Québec, St. François Xavier Mission (Kahnawà:ke)

May 19, 2018, 7:15 pm: Highland Ball, Boston Branch RSCDS with Nicholas Williams, Hanneke Cassel, Paddy League (Melrose, MA)

May 20, 2018, 6 pm: House concert with Nicholas Williams (Montpelier, VT)

June 9, 2018: Featured performer with the Boston Scottish Fiddle Club (Watertown, MA)

June 16-24, 2018: Alasdair Fraser's Sierra Fiddle Camp (Nevada City, CA)

July 11-15, 2018: Presenting a paper entitled "'Play, Fiddle, Play': New Archival Sources for Jazz Violinist Ginger Smock" and co-curating (with Nic Gareiss) the #PerformingResearch series at the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention (Aberdeen, Scotland)

July 21, 2018: Kinnear's Mills Celtic Festival with Rachel Aucoin (Kinnear's MIlls, QC)

August 3-5, 2018: The Douglastown Project performs at the Mill Race Festival of Traditional Folk Music. With Glenn Patterson and Brian Morris (Cambridge, ON)

August 6-10, 2018: Goderich Celtic College (Goderich, ON)

August 10-12, 2018: The Douglastown Project performs at the Goderich Celtic Roots Festival. With Glenn Patterson and Brian Morris (Goderich, ON)

August 24-September 1, 2018: Valley of the Moon Scottish Fiddling School (Boulder Creek, CA)

November 2-6, 2018: Quebec Fiddle Weekend with Rachel Aucoin (Gippsland, Victoria, Australia)




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