The History of Fiddling in Northern Alberta to 1950

As Frank Madsen recalls, radio and recordings even made it possible to hold a dance without live music, a harbinger of how technology would change dances in the future. Many of the NAFP fiddlers, however, remember playing for dances "low tech," without any amplification.
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Kay Carter talks about playing for dances without amplificat...

Kay Carter talks about playing for dances without amplification.