NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.– Come enjoy two free concerts presented by the Strathgheny School of Scottish Fiddling. The first concert takes place on Monday, July 10 and the second concert is Friday, July 14. Both concerts start 8 p.m. and will be held in the Anderson Amphitheater, regardless of weather.
The first concert features instructors Dr. Melinda Crawford Perttu and Mr. David Gardner on Scottish fiddle and Dr. Daniel Perttu on piano. Crawford Perttu is the director of the Strathgheny School, a sanctioned Scottish F.I.R.E judge, a U.S. National Scottish Fiddling Champion and an associate professor of music (violin) at Westminster College. Gardner is also a sanctioned Scottish F.I.R.E judge, a professional Scottish fiddler for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and a Fulbright “teacher exchange” scholar in music.
The second concert features student participants and music from the weeks’ intensive instruction.
This is a family friendly event; all are welcomed to attend both concerts. Please bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit on.
For more information, contact Dr. Melinda Crawford Perttu at 724-946-7271.