Journey Proud

Frankville Fiddler's Convention

Season 2 Episode 201 | 26m 47s

The Frankville Fiddler’s Convention is the oldest continuing fiddler’s contest in the state. It retains the intimate community atmosphere once found at such events throughout Alabama. Showcasing a musical form that dates back to Alabama’s early historic period, the Frankville Fiddler’s Convention also serves social and educational functions in the community and attracts visitors from beyond.

Aired: 10/26/14

Rating: NR

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Funding for Journey Proud is provided in part by: Alabama Humanities Foundation A state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities Alabama Power Company Alabama Tourism Department Community Foundation of South Alabama Daniel Foundation of Alabama Hargrove Engineers & Constructors National Endowment for the Arts ARTWORKS Sybil H. Smith Charitable Trust University of West Alabama