Hanneke Cassel

Hanneke Cassel’s music is a blend of the contemporary and traditional, described by the Boston Globe as “exuberant and rhythmic, somehow wild and innocent, delivered with captivating melodic clarity and an irresistible playfulness.” A native of port Orford, Oregon, Hanneke started our as a Texas-style fiddler and went on to win the U.S National Scottish Fiddle Championship. Hanneke has been featured on PBS with fiddle band Childsplay and has performed with Baroque/Celtic groups Ensemble Galilei at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC and National Geographic in Washington, D.C.