2016 Walnut Valley Old Time Fiddle Championships

45th Annual Walnut Valley Festival – Winfield, Kansas

Held annually each year on the 3rd weekend in September, the Walnut Valley Festival is the home of the International Autoharp Championship, the International Fingerstyle Guitar, the National Mountain Dulcimer, the National Flat Pick Guitar Championship, the National Hammered Dulcimer Championship and the National Bluegrass Banjo Championship. Other contests held at the Walnut Valley Festival are the National Mandolin Championship and the Walnut Valley Old Time Fiddle.

Date: September 16, 2016 Time: 10:00 PM

Contest Name: 2016 Walnut Valley Old Time Fiddle Championships

1st Place Winner: Roger Netherton City/State/Zip: St. Louis, MO 63141
E-Mail Address: roger@netherton.net Prize Instrument Selected: Heinrich Gill X-5 Violin
Represented by Beautiful Music Violin Shop of Lawrence, KS

2nd Place Winner: Tyler Andal City/State/Zip: Nashville, TN E-Mail Address: tylerfiddle@gmail.com Prize Instrument Selected: Heinrich Gill X-7 Violin provided by Beautiful Music Violin Shop of Lawrence, KS

3rd Place Winner: Kitty Amaral City/State/Zip: Elk Creek, VA 24626 E-Mail Address: thestringdreams@live.com Webb Address: www.kittyamaral.com Prize Instrument Selected: The Heinrich Gill “Monza” Violin
Represented by Beautiful Music Violin Shop of Lawrence, KS

Photo attached:
Pictured L-R: Tyler Andal of Nashville, TN (2nd Place), Roger Netherton of St. Louis, MO (1st Place), and Kitty Amaral of Elk Creek, VA (3rd Place)