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Fiddlers festival shows no sign of slowing down

...has to coax dancers onto the dance floor at the Athabascan Fiddlers Festival. Shortly after the opening strains of fiddle and...violin and mandolin and has attended and played at 23 of the 26 Fiddlers Festivals throughout the years. McCarty started twanging on...
Firefly Fiddlers grab some rays

...Jordanne Petree practice a violin piece Tuesday under the direction of Lisa Miles, right, at Cathedral Park. The students call themselves the Firefly Fiddlers and are rehearsing for an upcoming performance at April's Alaska Folk Festival.
'Dance' a delight even for a couch potato

Hundreds of fiddlers record albums full of tunes each year...Vermont-based Lissa Schneckenburger is a fiddler of the latter persuasion. Her September...record tunes that have been played by fiddlers over hundreds of years, translating...
Store owners appeal Ketchikan's 'Fiddler' monument decision hope a Superior Court judge will let them keep a wooden "Fiddler on the Roof" sculpture atop their business. An appeal filed...earlier this year ordered the Machinis to remove the bearded fiddler after finding that the wooden figure extends the height of...
Floyd Dryden tests waters with ambitious production of 'Fiddler on the Roof - Jr.'

...fall about producing a musical. They eventually decided on Fiddler on the Roof - Jr.Bucy arranged the musical instruments She worked with the students on the acting portion.Fiddler on the Roof Jr. is essentially the same musical as its namesake...
Photo: Fiddler on the woof

Fiddler Wayne Kubli plays selections from "Hymns of Glorious Praise" on Sunday at Marine Park.
Old-time fiddle festival helps heat up winter in Fairbanks

...years ago to take part in the first Athabascan Fiddle Festival. Held in Fairbanks, the festival brought together Athabascan fiddlers from across the Interior. The musicians back in 1983 weren't trying to make a yearly institution, Nollner said, they just...
NHL roundup for Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

...faceoff circle and tucked a wrist shot inside the right goal post past Ondrej Pavelec at 14:05.Antoine Roussel and Vernon Fiddler added empty-net goals. Ales Hemsky had a goal and two assists. John Klingberg and Colton Sceviour had a goal and an assist...
Doc South, 'father of old-time and bluegrass' in Alaska, honored at AFF

...Alaska Folk Festival is Doc South, a fiddler widely regarded as the father of, and kept active by Gwich'in fiddlers such as Bill Stevens and Rev. Trimble...psychiatrist by trade, was an active fiddler and dance caller when he moved to Fairbanks...
Empire Editorial: Flood maps may soak homeowners

In the play "Fiddler on the Roof," Tevye the milkman lamented the law of unintended consequences."One little time I pulled out a thread, and where...


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