Margie Heller – Violin, Viola, Fiddle, Suzuki Violin/Viola
Attended Oberlin College. Founding member of Woodlands Community Orchestra. Has been teaching violin, viola, and fiddle since 1977. Trained in Violin Suzuki method. Performances with Connoisseur Concerts, Spokane Bach Festival, Lake Chelan Bach Fest, 22 years with Spokane Symphony, and the Klezmer music group Chutzpah. Previous faculty member of Holy Names Music Center in 1980 and from 1987-1993. An active member of the Spokane Folklore Society.
Caridwen Irvine-Spatz – Fiddle
Studies at Freiburg Hochschule fur Musike and University of Victoria. Teaching experience: Old Town Strings and BC Bluegrass Workshops. Strings Coach for New Horizon Orchestra. Specializes in Irish/Celtic fiddle playing.