Pine Tree Flyers

Four of the finest voices in New England’s traditional music scene shine a renewed light on the tunes of the Northeast with excitement and respect. From festival stages and concert halls to raucous August nights at fiddle camp, the Flyers are here to make sure New England music has a seat at the table as a distinct and vital American tradition. All residents of Portland, Maine, Katie McNally (fiddle), Emily Troll (accordion), Owen Marshall (guitar), and Neil Pearlman (piano) cut their teeth playing for contra dances and learning from the greats. Individually, they’ve toured the world playing Irish, Scottish, and Quebecois music and they bring this wellspring of knowledge and technical prowess to the American music that was born from these traditions. Make way for…

Upcoming Shows

Fast Feet and Fiddles
Monday June 12, 2023 · 7:30 pm · $30
Britannia Hall,

It’s a night of flying bow-hairs and side splitting laughs in Tyne Valley. Nobody forgets the first time they see Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys….

High Flyers!
Wednesday June 14, 2023 · 7:30 pm · $25
Tracadie Community Centre ,

PEI fiddling sensation Cynthia MacLeod joins two exceptional ensembles for a raucous night in Tracadie! The Pine Tree Flyers are up from Portland, Maine to share…

Jump, Jive and Swing
Tuesday June 13, 2023 · 7:30 pm · $25
Stanley Bridge Hall,

Montréal quintet Les Royal Pickles are back to Small Halls after dazzling audiences with their signature swingin’ big band sound. They’re joined by the Pine Tree…