'The Five Fiddlers' to play in special Vermillion concert A group of fiddle players, some who have been South Dakota State Fiddle Champions, will get together for a special concert in Vermillion on Friday, Dec. 3.
Calling themselves The Five Fiddlers, they will perform at the Washington Arts Center, located at 202 Washington Street in Vermillion. Doors will open at 7 p.m. and the concert will begin at 8 p.m.
The Five Fiddlers are Bill Peterson from Canton, who plays in the old time band, Fiddler Nelson, Owen DeJong from Wakonda, who performs with the Poker Alice Band and the Public Domain Tune Band, Kevin Blom (S.D. Fiddle Champion in 2003 and 2004) from Sioux Falls, who plays in the High Plains Bluegrass Band, Krystal Maras (S.D. Fiddle Champion in 2002) from Brookings, who also plays in High Plains, and Tom Schaefer (S.D. Fiddle Champion in 1978, 1979, and 1980) from St. Paul, MN.
The Five Fiddlers will perform various styles of fiddle music.