World Fiddle Day 2024!

Come celebrate World Fiddle Day with Gretchen Koehler, the Madstop Fiddlers, and the North Country Folk Orchestra on May 11th at 2PM at the Potsdam Public Library. The Madstop Fiddlers, under the direction of Gretchen Koehler, will be kicking it off with a performance at 2:00 followed by a community play-along jam open to all acoustic musicians who want to join in. Bring your fiddle, guitar, banjo, mandolin, concertina, tin whistle, harmonica, etc., and play along with us!

There will be two (optional) rehearsals ahead of World Fiddle Day (TAUNY, May 4, 3:00-4:00; Potsdam Public Library, May 5, 2:30-3:30) where you can learn or brush up on the tunes below. You can also practice up ahead of time with recordings and sheet music which you can find at