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Sat. March 10th 2018
Intrepid Theatre Club Victoria BC (All Ages)
Rip Van Finn In Concert Rip Van Finn
Sun. June 9th 2013
Intrepid Theatre Club Victoria BC (All Ages)
Rip Van Finn
Rip Van Finn

Rip Van Finn

Unknown - Confirmed: Apr. 10, 2013 (Awaiting Update)

from Burnaby BC

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Joseph McDonald

Rip Van Finn is a Vancouver based band featuring a blend of fiddle, bagpipes, keyboards and percussion. They make original recordings, videos and produce concerts in the Pacific Northwest.
The band is comprised of fiddler Mike Sanyshyn, a four-time BC provincial fiddle champion. Mike is joined by percussionist and musicologist Curtis Andrews from Carbonear, Newfoundland. Andrews grew up with the music of Newfoundland but has more recently specialized in the rhythms of South India and Ghana, Africa.
A third member of the band is bagpiper and keyboardist Joseph McDonald. Joseph is also the principal vocalist and songwriter for the band.
Craig McGregor, a noted Vancouver session player, rounds out the quartet on guitar.

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Status: Unknown
- Last confirmed Apr. 10, 2013