2016 Contest Results 

Small Fry
1. Elaina Haroldson, Wheatland

Junior-Junior
1. Dakota Olson, Douglas
2. Rylee O'Konek, Guernsey
3. Zoe Maue, Douglas

Junior
1. Ana Merchant, Casper
2. Rachel Merchant, Casper
3. Sophie Lopez, Riverton

Senior
1. Dick Lefevre, Lander
2. Billie Donovan, Casper
3. Steve Martin, Powell

State Championship
1. Kelly Wells, Deaver
2. Morgan Lipes, Mills

Twin
1. Ana Merchant and Rachel Merchant
2. Kelly Wells and Steve Martin

No Holds Barred
1. Kelly Wells
2. Ana Merchant
3. Dick Lefevre
4. Steve Martin

Favorite Accompanist
1. Warrie Means, Laramie
2. Dick Enders, Casper

Contests and Festivals 

This list is for general information purposes. Dates listed are based on past years. Contact the event director in advance for the most up to date information.

January-May

  • Midwinter Bluegrass in Denver. February
  • Arizona Old Time Fiddle. Contests and festivals fall-spring.
  • High Plains in Douglas. April or May. Contact Douglas Chamber of Commerce. EWC-Douglas building.
  • 47th Annual Northwest Regional Fiddle Contest.Saturday and Sunday, April 25th and 26th, 2015 Trent Elementary School 3303 N. North Pines Rd. Spokane Valley Wa. 99206 Contact us to register. Nortwest Regional Contest NWfiddlers@aol.com Ed Miller 509-228-9030

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2015 Contest Results 

Junior-Junior Fiddle*
1. Jessica Jacob, Casper
2. Tristan Jacob, Casper

Junior Fiddle*
1. Sophie Lopez, Riverton

Adult Fiddle*
1. Paula Whaley, Laramie

Senior Fiddle*
1. Dave Brinkman, Laramie
2. Les Hamilton, Dubois
3. Steve Martin, Powell
4. Ann Robinson, Casper
5. Dick Lefevre, Lander
6. Vickie Roseberry, Thermopolis
7. Billie Donovan, Casper

Championship Fiddle*
1. Casey Whiteman, Casper
2. Kelly Wells, Deaver
3. Dave Brinkman, Laramie
4. Dick Lefevre, Lander

Twin Fiddle
1. Kelly Wells, Deaver and Dave Brinkman, Laramie
2. Cody Stadelmaier, Fort Collins, CO and Casey Whiteman, Casper
3. Les Hamilton, Dubois and Sophie Lopez, Riverton

No Holds Barred Fiddle
1. Les Hamilton
2. Cody Stadelmaier, Fort Collins, CO
3. Dave Brinkman, Laramie
4. Kelly Wells, Deaver

Favorite Accompanist
Warrie Means, Laramie

*Certified Champions

Fiddle Teachers 

Several fiddlers around the state teach fiddle lessons. Contact any of these folks for more information.
Kelly Wells Northwest Wyoming 664-2539 kttwells@tctwest.net
Casey Whiteman Casper 307-277-2524 cafiddle@gmail.com
Shelly Rubrect Jackson 307 730-7825 fiddlestix@wyoming.com
Erica Flom, Riverton 208-890-8490 ericaflom@hotmail.com
Bob Mathews, Cheyenne fiddle@bresnan.net
Cody Stadelmaier, Ft. Collins cjfiddle@msn.com970-219-0796

Please send additions or corrections to Dave Brinkman brinkman@uwyo.edu

Minutes from Annual Meetings 

Wyoming Old Time Fiddle Association
Annual Meeting Minutes
August 8, 2015

President Billie Donovan called the meeting to order. We met following the Saturday afternoon session of the State Fiddle Contest at the Wyoming State Fair in Douglas.  ... more

State Contest Information 

The 2016 State Contest is August 13-14, 2016 in Douglas, Wyoming at the Wyoming State Fair. Contact WOTFA President Billie Donovan for information. bdon@bresnan.net Complete schedule, rules and registration information is in the Wyoming State Fair Premium Book, which is published a couple months before the State Fair.

About WOTFA 

Officers

Dues Dues for the Wyoming Old Time Fiddle Association are $10 for individuals and $20 for families. Please support fiddle music by joining WOTFA.

2014 Contest Results 

Junior-Junior Fiddle*
1. Tristan Jacob, Casper
2. Jessica Jacob, Casper
3. Sophie Lopez, Riverton

Junior Fiddle*
1. Morgan Lipes, Mills

Adult Fiddle*
1. Ed Gross, Worland
2. Vickie Roseberry, Mammoth

Senior Fiddle*
1. Dick Lefevre, Lander
2. Steve Martin, Powell
3. Ann Robinson, Casper
4. Billie Donovan, Casper

Championship Fiddle*
1. Kelly Wells, Deaver
2. Casey Whiteman, Casper
3. Dave Brinkman, Laramie
4. Ann Robinson, Casper

Twin Fiddle
1. Kelly Wells, Deaver and Dave Brinkman, Laramie
2. Morgan Lipes, Mills and Casey Whiteman, Casper
3. Cody Stadelmaier, Fort Collins, CO and Ann Robinson, Casper

No Holds Barred Fiddle
1. Cody Stadelmaier, Fort Collins, CO
2. Kelly Wells, Deaver
3. Dave Brinkman, Laramie
4. Casey Whiteman, Casper
5. Ann Robinson, Casper
6. Tristan Jacob, Casper

Favorite Accompanist
Warrie Means, Laramie

*Certified Champions


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