September 2, 2016
Dara Smith-MacDonald, originally from Antigonish, began playing the fiddle at the age of 12. For the past number of years she has been playing at concerts, dances and ceilidhs and teaching fiddle lessons both in her home and over Skype to students from Canada, the USA and Scotland. Now, for over a decade, she has been teaching fiddle at the Gaelic College. Throughout her years playing music, she has traveled to all the Atlantic Provinces to perform and teach as well as parts of the United States.