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‘Fiddle Hell Massachusetts’ comes to Westford, Nov. 4-6

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Andrea Beaton will be one of 20 traditional fiddlers performing Nov. 5 at "Fiddle Hell Massachusetts' taking place at the Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center. Courtesy photo
Andrea Beaton will be one of 20 traditional fiddlers performing Nov. 5 at “Fiddle Hell Massachusetts’ taking place at the Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center. Courtesy photo

Laurel Martin of Westford will perform Nov. 5 at 'Fiddle Hell Massachusetts.' Martin teaches Irish fiddle at the Indian Hill Music School in Littleton where she is chairman of the Irish music department. Courtesy photo
Laurel Martin of Westford will perform Nov. 5 at ‘Fiddle Hell Massachusetts.’ Martin teaches Irish fiddle at the Indian Hill Music School in Littleton where she is chairman of the Irish music department. Courtesy photo

Fiddle Hell Massachusetts will take place at the Westford Regency Inn, 219 Littleton Road, Westford, Nov. 4-6.  It’s a gathering of fiddlers and other musicians to meet, learn, jam and have fun. The Saturday night fiddle concert, from 7-9:30 p.m. on Nov 5, is the only part of the event that is open to the public.  It will feature a lineup of 20 traditional fiddlers, playing New England, Southern Oldtime, Bluegrass, Irish, Scottish, Cape Breton, French Canadian, Jazz, and Cowboy styles. Fiddlers include Alan Kaufman, Andrea Beaton, Andy Reiner, Bruce Molsky, Cathy Mason, Darol Anger, Dave Reiner, Eric Favreau, Frank Ferrel, Jason Anick, Jenna Moynihan, Joy Adams (cello), Katie McNally, Laurel Martin, Lissa Schneckenburger, Mark Simos, Pete Sutherland, Rachel Maloney, Skip Gorman and Tom Morley.

Concert tickets for the public are $15 at the door; the doors open around 6:30 p.m. Parking is free. The concert will be followed from 9:30-11 p.m. by an easy Contra Dance – no experience needed.

Visit http://reinerfamilyband.com/introduction.html for more information.