Blog site of the

California State Old-Time Fiddlers' Association

District 5 (Orangevale / Sacramento)

This blog will be used to keep you abreast of activities of the CSOTFA District 5.

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The 2018 Western Open wil be held in Redbuff, California October 25 to 27th


The Friday night concert will be Laurie Lewis.


Also a new rule: if a string breaks on an accompanist, the Contestant can either a) continue and finish the round, or b) allow the accompanist to change out the string by going to the end of the play order.