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Upcoming in 2020

May 30 (online Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT): Eric and Autumn Rose Lester (fiddle) are playing a lively concert of traditional and contemporary music from Ireland, New England, Cape Breton, and beyond.  We'll be including a number of our original tunes! Most of the concert will be as a duo, and Eric will play a couple tunes on solo piano as well.   We're excited to share this music with friends near and far!  To watch live on YouTube: Tune in Sat. 5/30 at 7:30 p.m. EDT to Eric's YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/EricEidReiner/featured?view_as=subscriber To watch live on Facebook: tune in to the public Facebook event page on Sat. 5/30 at 7:30 p.m. EDT.  If you're able to contribute to our shared tip jar for the concert, we'd really appreciate it. The tip jar is at https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=RRUL7ZRSANK7G&source=url -- and at that link (sorry it's a long one!) you can contribute using your PayPal account, or by credit or debit card (no PayPal account needed)!

June 10 (online Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. EDT): Eric and Autumn Rose Lester (fiddle) lead another Fiddle Hell Jam Hour on Facebook Live (online).  We'll mainly be playing New England and Irish tunes at moderate speeds.  Play along on your instrument from the safety of your own home!  The jam will be live on the Fiddle Hell Massachusetts Facebook page.  The Tip Jar is at https://fiddlehell.org/online (credit/debit cards, PayPal, checks).  80% goes to the musicians and 20% goes to Fiddle Hell costs and scholarships.

June 24 (online Wednesday, time TBA): Eric and Autumn Rose Lester (fiddle) play for a Mostly Waltz night on Zoom, organized by the Bay Area Country Dance Society (BACDS) in California.  Great for listening or dancing at home!  We'll be playing a lot of waltzes, as well as occasional other couple-dance tunes like a hambo, swing tune, etc.  Details and links TBA.

Keep an eye on this space for info on upcoming online -- and someday again, in-person -- events!

Upcoming in 2021

January 18-20 (Friday evening-Sunday afternoon): The Moving Violations play for the Orange Blossom Ball Contra Dance Weekend.  Daytona Beach, FL.  Details TBA.




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You are hearing Fiddle Bottle Waltz, composed by Eric Eid-Reiner, and played by Eric and his father Dave Reiner on Eric's first CD, "Grand Tour: Traditional Music for Piano."

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"...Eric Eid-Reiner is a genius by virtue of his knowledge, a craftsman supreme by his playing, and an artist by his understanding. Of a musical family, he certainly must have absorbed an enormous amount in his formative years."

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