​​Workshop with Bob Douglas

Saturday, January 11, 2020 (2pm - 4:30 pm)

Wescott Library

1340 Wescott Rd, Eagan, MN 55123

Workshop with Tim and Eli Reese

Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 (2:00-4:30pm)

The Reeses will share tunes which they learned at the "Festival of America Fiddle Tunes Workshop" in PortTownsend, Washington, in July 2019.

Ridgedale Library (Room 172)
12601 Ridgedale Dr, Minnetonka, MN 55305
here for google map

MSFA workshops at the Minnesota Bluegrass Winter Weekend

Saturday morning, March 7th, 2020

The Minnesota State Fiddlers Association is sponsoring four workshops on Saturday morning, March 7th, 2020, as part of the Minnesota Bluegrass Winter Weekend. This will all be held in the lower level of the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Plymouth, Minnesota. 

10:00 - 10:50 AM
Green Room - Northern Minnesota Fiddle Tunes (Clawhammer Mike)
Dance Parlor - Bb Missouri Tunes (AJ Srubas)

11:00 - 11:50 AM
Green Room - Cajun Fiddling (Mary DuShane and Nick Jordan)
Dance Parlor - French Canadian Tunes (Linda Breitag)

In addition to a full schedule of other workshops and performances, fiddling father/daughter duo Rafe and Clelia Stefanini are the featured Old Time Music artists and will offer workshops and performances in the afternoon. Early bird tickets for the weekend or just Saturday are available at


Eclectic Strings Day 

Saturday April 4 2020

Champlin Park HS 6025 109th Ave N, Champlin, MN 55316 from 8:30 am - 3:00 pm.

The cost is $35 for the whole day.  Students will decide if they are in the beginning, intermediate, or advanced group. There are 3 classes with 3 different clinicians:  Ernest Bisong, Cristina Seaborn, and Greg Byers. There will be an electric instrument petting zoo, pizza lunch, and jam session.

For more information please go to: http://www.mnsota.org/events/eclectic-strings

Elmo Wick books are in!
To purchase one send a check payable to MSFA for $12 to:
MSFA, c/o Mary Pat Kleven,
205 Minnesota W,
Cannon Falls MN 55009. 

To contact MSFA email: msfafiddlers@gmail.com

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