Upcoming shows

Date Sunday October 8th 2:00 PM
Show Dancing Up a Suête
Venue La Place des arts Père Anselme Chiasson
Date Monday October 9th 7:30 PM
Show For the Love of Music
Venue Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
Date Thursday October 12th 7:30 PM
Show A Full Slate
Venue L'Ardoise Community Centre

Upcoming community events

Date Wednesday October 11th 9:00 AM
Workshop Buddy MacMaster Fiddle Camp
Venue Celtic Music Interpretive Centre
Date Wednesday October 11th 11:00 AM
Workshop Lunch Ceilidh
Venue Celtic Music Interpretive Centre
Date Friday October 13th 9:00 PM
Workshop Boisdale Round and Square Dance
Venue Boisdale Volunteer Fire Department

Andrea Beaton

Cape Breton

Andrea Beaton comes from a long line of musicians, composers and dancers. She is an award-winning fiddler, tune composer and recording artist who is known for her powerful bow and driving style. She tours and teaches internationally and is in great demand as a teacher at music camps and fiddling/dancing workshops. Andrea has released six solo albums, one duo album with her father, Kinnon Beaton, and published three books of her original tunes. She also recorded an album with her family The Beaton Family of Mabou in 2007 for the Smithsonian Institute. Most of her solo albums were nominated for awards, including her latest, Andrea Beaton with Betty and Dave (2016), and her 2010 CD, Branches, won the East Coast Music Award for Instrumental Recording of the Year. Andrea travels the globe, sharing her culture as well as exploring and writing contemporary tunes. Her music, dance and comical stories are sure to delight any audience.