Episode 56: Chris Stone

A very special live episode taped at Alasdair Fraser’s Sierra Fiddle Camp. Chris Stone is an Australian fiddler/violinist, composer and co-artistic director of the Stringmania camp, along with Alasdair Fraser. In this conversation Neil and Chris delve into the modern world of traditional music and the questions facing young musicians looking to find their voice in a globally connected world. Chris shares his insights from the fiddling community in Australia and his work to make the fiddle camp community more diverse and inclusive by giving a platform to indigenous voices and other minorities.

Music: And That’s Ok (Chris Stone) and A Song for All Seasons (Oliver Schroer)

Chris’ group The String Contingent: https://www.thestringcontingent.com/

The Stringmania camp: https://www.stringmaniacamp.com