Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Camp 2016

Early Bird Registration is now open!
August 21 – 25, 2016
Long Island Locks, Manotick, ON

Instruction will be available in French and English for fiddle students. Ask for details.

Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and as space permits until July 30th.

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Canadian Grand Masters RESULTS: August 21 – 22, 2015 New Brunswick

The Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Association (CGMFA) hosts its annual Canadian Grand Masters Competition at the end of August in Ottawa where approximately 30 of the best fiddlers from all across Canada compete for the title of Canadian Grand Master.

Congratulations to the Canadian Grand Masters Winners in Moncton 2015  
(Picture left: Dan Mighton - 3rd place; Centre: Champion Greg Henry; & Right: Paul Lemelin - 2nd place. © Jim Lawrence)

Saturday, August 22, 2015
Capitol Theatre, 811 Main Street, Moncton, NB

Congratulations to all of the 2015 CGM Moncton Winners!

1. Greg Henry​ - ON
2. Paul Lemelin​ - ON
3. Dan Mighton - ON
4. Kyle Charron​ - ON
5. James Steele - SK
6. JP Cormier - NS
7. Martha Pitre​ - NB
8. Micki-Lee Smith - AB
9. Janelle Melanson​ - NB
10. Amelie D'Arcos - NB
11. Raymond Knorr​ - SK

Junior Showcase Performers:
Fiona MacCorquodale (PEI), Jordan Bélanger (QC), and Ethan Harty (AB).

Shane Cook, Troy MacGillivray and Calvin Vollrath

Lifetime Achievement Award:
Winnie Chafe

The CGMFA is proud to have Yamaha Music Canada Ltd. as a
sponsoring partner for the annual Canadian Grand Masters competition.

Yamaha Prize Winners:
Micki-Lee Smith (Fort Saskatchewan, AB), pictured left; and Janelle Melanson (Dieppe, NB) pictured right. © Jim Lawrence


Notice as of January 18, 2016

Note that this website will be undergoing maintenance until February 1st, 2016. Previous pages may not be accessible.

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