For The Birds

Musical train ride

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classical, jazz, big band, country, swing,

Celtic, or old time music. His love of



fiddling has been passed down through

six generations of his family.

Fans of old-time fiddle music will be

Two-time winner of the Canadian


Open Fiddle Contest, two-time winner

fiddler Scott Woods and his band bring

of the CanadianGrandMasters Fiddling

their “All Aboard!” tour to Vankleek Hill

Championships, and Canadian Fiddle

March 30.

Entertainer of the Year are perhaps

As the title suggests, trains will be the

Scott’s most-prized titles. However, he

theme of the 7 p.m. concert at Knox

has won competitions and performed

Presbyterian Church.

throughout Canada, the United States

“People can expect tunes such as the

and Europe.

Orange Blossom Special and the Wabash

He is also agile. Scott can turn

Cannonball,” Woods said during a recent

somersaults and step dance while

telephone interview.

playing the fiddle.

While it is not mainstream, “Old-style

music is still very popular. The fans are very

loyal. Peoplewill drive 50 to 100miles to see

us,” points out Woods. Although his fans

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are primarily senior citizens, he notes that it

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is encouraging that large numbers of young

people are interested in traditional music.

Tickets for the show that will help send

children to a Christian camp in Gracefield


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Verne at 613-678-2626.


music legends. From 1998 to 2005, he was

the musical director and played the part of

Don Messer in Memories of Don Messer’s



humour and Gospel music by the multi-

talentedWoods, a CanadianGrandMasters

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fiddle champion.

Woods combines his superb playing

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ability with a wonderful sense of humour.

Photo Janet McGlynn


Scott Woods will take concertgoers on a


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musical journey March 30 in Vankleek

He also plays several other instruments,


but his favourite is fiddle - whether it’s

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