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2023 Fiddler Contest Winners

Old-Time Michigan Championship State Fiddler (for the second year in a row): Trae McMackin
2nd Place: Steev Pothoff
3rd Place: Dave Langdon
4th Place: Jude Armovit

Violin Workshop

Fiddler Contest Application

Michigan State Championship
Old-Time Fiddlers Contest

37269 Huron River Drive, New Boston, Michigan 48164
Outdoors on the Applefest stage

Contestants must play a waltz, a schottische, a jig and a reel in a manner suitable to Michigan old-time dancing. Contestants will be judged on tempo/timing, intonation, expression and repertoire. There is a non-refundable $10.00 entry fee.
After submitting the information below, please send a  non-refundable $10 entry fee to:
Huron Township Applefest
ATTN: Fiddle Contest
P.O. Box 58
New Boston, MI 48164

For additional information, send email to or call us at 734-753-3378

The contestant named on this entry form acknowledges that he/she has read and understands the rules of the contest and agrees to abide by them.
The decisions of the judges are final.

Click here to view the contest rules.

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