Chris McKhool’s FiddleFire! Kids Show
2 to 3 pm | Gallery 8 | Free with admission
Dance, clap and sing-along to award-winning musician Chris McKhool and friends as they introduce and play rare percussion instruments from around the globe! Families will be encouraged to scat-sing, become a rhythm section and join McKhool on-stage as they are introduced to several musical styles including rumba flamenca, gypsy-jazz, blues, classical, funk, world beat and east coast fiddling.
About Chris McKhool
Hailed as a “children’s musical star” (National Post), Chris McKhool is one of Canada’s greatest musicians for young audiences. McKhool has reached over 1 million children live in concert, winning 3 USA Parents’ Choice Awards, 4 Canadian Folk Music Awards and 4 JUNO Award nominations.
“A children’s superstar!”
Brent Bambury, CBC
“I was impressed by his musical virtuosity and personal appeal. His songs succeed!”
Ernie Coombs, Mr. Dressup