Cape Breton Piano: Amanda MacDougall
Amanda MacDougall, from Judique, Cape Breton, is a student in the
Music Program at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, NS.
She started taking music lessons at age ten and studied under
John Morris Rankin. Amanda has taught privately and has performed with
many of Cape Breton's notable fiddlers including Ashley MacIsaac,
Natalie MacMaster and Rodney MacDonald.
In 1999 she will be teaching at
The Gaelic College of Celtic Arts & Crafts in St Ann's.
To Home of Piano in Traditional Cape Breton Music
To Cape Breton Piano: Some Players Past and Present
Disclaimer: I am not an expert in the history, theory, or playing of
Cape Breton Style piano accompiament. I am an eager student. If
you find errors, lies, damn lies, ommissions etc etc etc within
these pages, please do call it to my attention!
Le gach beannachd,
Roger Lane Reid