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World class fiddle and mandolin player Gina has toured and recorded with some of the iconic performers on the British folk scene including Dave Swarbrick, Martin Simpson, John Kirkpatrick, Martin Carthy, Andy Cutting, Bill Martin, Tim van Eyken, Sam Lee, James Raynard and many others.
She was born and raised in Liverpool where she learned to play traditional music on the fiddle and mandolin, the same instruments that her grandfather played.
Fact: Gina Le Faux once played fiddle in an episode of Count Duckula!
Festival Pass Available
Saturday All Day Pass: £40 (Concessions £32)
Sunday All Day Pass: £36 (Concessions £30)
Full Festival Pass (Fri – Sun): £90 (Concessions £75)
Please note the festival pass is not available online. Please call Ticket Office to book.
Welcome to the sixth Fiddles on Fire festival! Once again, the whole building will come alive with fiddle music representing a huge variety of styles and traditions. The sizzling concert programme sits side by side with an equally stimulating workshop programme, inviting players of all...