“One of the brightest young fiddlers around today,” according to Brian O’Donovan of A Celtic Sojourn on Boston Public Radio; “Her sound is musical enthusiasm personified,” according to Dr. John Turner, her fellow Scottish National Fiddle Champion. Mari Black is also a Glenfiddich Fiddle Champion (2014) and two-time Canadian Maritime Fiddle Champion. She dazzled FSGW audiences last year with a high-energy performance that delivered on her promise to “take listeners on a musical journey exploring the diversity and celebrating commonalities in the dance-driven folk musics of the world.” Back by popular demand with the Mari Black World Fiddle Ensemble. Visit mariblack.com for samples. At the John Kendall Recital Hall at Potter Violins, 7111 Eastern Ave., Silver Spring. $20, members $10.
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