Old Fiddlers Club of Rhode Island

Upcoming Events & Recent News

Photos – First Playing Event 2017 Season

Smith Castle – North Kingston, RI

(Click on the photos to enlarge)


2017 Playing Schedule

Please take a look at the Playing Schedule page

to view our

playing schedule for this season



Headline from Providence Sunday Journal

September 27, 1925

Fiddler’s Club Keeps Alive Tunes of Long Ago

Unique Rhode Island Organization Bars “Violin”

Only “Fiddle”, Traditional Name of the Instrument, Being Recognized

Must Play “by Ear” to be eligible to Join.

Recent Clayville Meeting Brought 30 Members Together



Ahola Passes Gavel to Incoming President Sinder

November 27, 2016

Outgoing president Saul Ahola entertained everyone attending the 2016 OFCRI

Christmas Party with a slide presentation honoring 12 longstanding members

of the Old Fiddler’s Club of Rhode Island.

You can view Saul’s presentation by clicking on the link below (red text).

Non-members are also encouraged to click on the link to learn more about why

folks play the fiddle or join the OFCRI.