Palouse Area Fiddlers

Idaho Old Time Fiddlers Association (District 9)

Welcome to the Palouse Area Fiddlers website.  

  • Do you play an acoustical stringed instrument?
  • Do you enjoy Old Time Music
  • Do you like “jamming?"
  • Do you have a friend who loves Old Time Music?
  • Do you enjoy making people happy?
  • Would you like to connect with others, share your enjoyment of Old Time Music?
  • Would you like to schedule a performance of the fiddlers ?

You've come to the right place!

Membership in Idaho Old Time Fiddlers

District 9 encompasses all of the "Palouse Region."  Towns covered in our area are Moscow, Pullman, Troy, Deary, Elk River, Kendrick, Potlatch, Colfax, and Palouse. 

There are several levels of membership. Non-members may participate in most activities.  All ages are welcome and encouraged.  All levels of age and experience are welcome.

Instruments are stringed acoustical, including fiddle, viola, cello, guitar, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, stand-up bass, auto-harp, and piano.  If you would like to check us out we encourage you to attend our OPEN JAM SESSION, held the 2nd Sunday of each month from 2 to 4 pm at Circle of Caring Adult Day Health (558 SE Bishop Blvd., Pullman, WA); please see our calendar page.   Jam sessions are an opportunity to participate with other musicians, as well as lead songs in a casual environment.

New players at different levels of experience are WELCOME!  

We welcome members who are interested in:

  • Promoting old time fiddling
  • Encouraging young people to develop their talent
  • Offering musical entertainment for the enjoyment of shut-ins
  • Educating the public to the values of fiddling entertainment
  • Contributing to the musical history of the State of Idaho
  •   Contact Chairperson (Gary Potratz)