Award Winning Fiddle Player - April Verch
Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 - 10 minutes
April Verch is a talented Canadian musician who plays fiddle, sings, and dances in the style of the Ottawa Valley step dance. April has been writing and recording her music and touring around the world for twenty years. April has recently released her 12th album. Listen to April Verch speak about her music roots, fiddle playing style, and extensive experience touring around the world delighting audiences with her very Canadian brand of entertainment.
Light rain shower
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