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Bio

Daniel is the first and only Albertan to win the title of Canadian Grand Master Fiddle Champion. Daniel has been playing the violin since the age of five. He plays a variety of fiddle styles, swing, jazz and classical violin. Daniel completed a Master of Music degree at the University of Alberta and is currently working as sessional faculty at MacEwan University. He maintains an active portfolio of performance, recording and teaching engagements.

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  • French-Canadian Medley

    August 25th, 2015
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    This is a medley of two common fiddle tunes, le Reel Ste-Anne and Reel Sherbrooke, that Clinton Pelletier (guitar) and I arranged. We tried to arrange … Read more

  • Promo audio

    August 25th, 2015
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    Here is one of my original compositions called Reminiscent of Crypt Lake. I was inspired to write this tune after an all-day hike to Crypt Lake in Wat … Read more

  • Zéphyr France Blog

    August 7th, 2015
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    Here is the full story on Zéphyr’s recent dance tour in France complete with photos… Voici le blogue pour la tournée en France au Festival Interfolk … Read more

  • Promo audio

    June 25th, 2015
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    Here is one of my original compositions called Hommage à Grappelli from our Hot Club Edmonton album. The second tune is Gentle on my Mind from my old … Read more

  • Promo video

    June 25th, 2015
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    Here is a promotional video featuring Daniel Gervais (fiddle & vocals) and Clinton Pelletier (guitar) playing the Old Red Barn and Goin’ to the Ba … Read more

  • CTV Interview

    May 30th, 2015
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    CTV did a wonderful feature on my fiddle career to date. Thanks to the entire crew! Click here to watch: Interview … Read more