Adam Daigneault – Métis Fiddling
Get ready to tap your toes and snap your fingers. In this episode of Paykiiwikay, Prince Albert fiddler Adam Daigneault discusses traditional Métis fiddle music, his influences and mentors in northern Saskatchewan and the importance of music to Métis people. Adam is also the fiddler in the podcast theme song.
“Being a fiddle player is like being a storyteller because you’re bringing people’s emotions out, and you’re bringing hundreds and hundreds of years of tradition out by playing a certain tune that’s that old.”