Awards
Highlights

 

Kai and Lia won many awards since they were 5, too many to list. 

Highlights by year (individual awards follow below)

number 1 on the ReverbNation Celtic charts for Abbotsford, BC, CA.

2017

Twin Fiddle champion BC

Lia won Mouat outstanding graduate musician award and scholarships to music major.

2016

Kai became finalist in the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Competition 

Lia is invited to competed in the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Competition and placed 14

1st Place,twin fiddle, Grand North American Fiddle Competition

1st Place: Twin (duet), BC Provincial contest in Kelowna June 2016

Lia won Songs, Stings, and Steps Trophy for the Senior Division at Abbotsford Music Festival.

Fiddliné Frenzy became opening featured act for the Envision Coffee Series

2015

Kai and Lia both competed in the Canadian Grand Master Fiddle Championship in Moncton NB

2014

Grand North American Fiddle Contest Twin Champion

Kai is invited to Compete in Canadian Grand Master Fiddle Championship and Lia is the show case for Canadian Grand Master Fiddle Championship 

Fiddlin' Frenzy has been nominated for Abbotsford Arty Award

Kai won his first BC Provincial Championship at 16 years old

Lia won two gold medals at Chiliwack Music Festival for grade 9 RCM on violin and Ruth Rebekah Lodge #4Bursary - Senior Student from the greater Chilliwack area, showing the most promise and planning on a musical career. And the Helen Hagnes Mintiks Cup - Quality of performance rather than grade in consecutive years

 

Helen Hagnes Mintiks Cup


2013

 

top 177 in National Radio Chat within 2 weeks release the third CD

Lia competed in Championship category and placed in top 3 she's 14

Lia won first in Intermediate B (one under championship) in Grand North American Fiddle Championship

Lia won first in Open category at BC Provincial Fiddle Contest

Lia is Provincial strings run-up winner for Grade 8 RCM classical music

Lia graduated from middle school with All Around Musician Award

Kai place top 3 in Championship category at BC Provincial Fiddle Contest

Kai and Lia won first in twin category at BC Provincial Fiddle Contest

Fiddlin' Frenzy won first place in Optimist Club Talent Show senior division (18 and under)

Lia won gold medals and became provincial representative for classical music

2012

Kai was selected by the judge to enter championship category in John Arcand Fiddle Fest, and won second place, he was 14 years old. 

Kai won first in open category (no age limit) at fiddle contests

Lia, 12, won first in Grand North America & BC Provincial Fiddle Contest in youth (17 and under) category, two categories in John Arcand Fiddle Fest and every other fiddle contest she entered. This is also the first year she join the youth category.

2011

Won first in John Arcand Fiddle Fest Biggest one in Canada) in two consistant years

Kai (13) won first BC Provincial Youth Champion and his first winning in open category

Kai start teaching

2010

released second CD

Performed in 15 Olympic and Paralympic game events.

2008

Fiddlin' Frenzy (aka Old Time Fiddle Kids)  had been nominated for Abbotsford Arty Award for all ages

and they became one of the Face of Abbotsford Contests

2007 released their first CD interviewed by CBC radio

Duet fiddle, dance 

First Place. twin category, Quesnel

First Place Intermediate Twin Category (19 - 54) Grand North American  Fiddle Contest Radway AB 2014

First Place Twin Category Abotsford Fiddle Contest 2014

First Place, twin category Kelowna 2014

First Place Twin Category Quesnel Fiddle Contest 2013

First place , Junior Twin, Grand North American Fiddle Championship , Radway Alberta 2013

First Place, twin category Kelowna 2013

First Place, twin category BC Provincial Fiddle contest, Kamloops 2013

first place Optimist Club Talent Show senior division

Second Place over all perfermance, senior category (18 and under), Optimist Talent Show March 2012

First place twin, Abbotsford Fiddle Contest 2010

First place group dance (clogging), Mission Optimist Talent Show, 2009

First Place , Twin, Prince George Fiddle Contest July, 2008

First place , Junior Twin, Grand North American Fiddle Championship , Radway Alberta July 2009

First place , Junior Twin, Grand North American Fiddle Championship , Radway Alberta July 2008

individual

Lia

Outstanding Graduate Musician (grade 12) W J Mouat June 2017 

scholarships from Abbotsford music educators, Abbotsford principals/vice princpals 2017

Gordon Jeffrey award for String Students Western University 2017

Outstanding undergraduate musician W J Mouat June 2016

Gold, Grade 10 violin solo (RCM), May 2016

First Place, Advanced Intermediate (19 - 54), 30th Grand North American Fiddle Contest 2014

Showcase in the Canadian Grand Master Championship 2014

two gold medals at Chiliwack Music Festival for grade 9 RCM on violin and Ruth Rebecca Lodge #4 Bursary - Senior Student from the greater Chilliwack area, showing the most promise and planning on a musical career. And the Helen Hagnes Mintiks Cup - Quality of performance rather than grade inconsecutive yearsFirst Place Intermediate B (one below championship) Grand North American Fiddle Championship 2014

First Place Advanced Intermediate (19 - 54) Grand Nort American Fiddle Contest 2013

All Around Musician Award, Chef Dan George Middle School, Trumpet 2013

Run-up, Provincial classical String Competition, BC Performing Arts 2013

First Place, Open category BC Provincial Fiddle contest, kamloops 2013

First Place, Open category Prince George 2013

Dahlstrom Cup and Helen Hagnes Mintiks Cup trophies for quality of performance rather than grade, festival bursary and 2 gold medals, grade 8 classical violin, Chiliwack Lions Club Music Festival 2013

First Place Quesnel Fiddle Contest (17 & under) 2012

Music Award, grade 7 Jazz band Chef Dan George Middle school (trumpet playing) 2012

First place John Arcand Fiddle Fest, both John Arcand class and Old Tyme class (17 and under) (5 time winning in 3 consecutive years) 2012

First place Grand North America Fiddle Championship (Junior, 13 & under) (5 times champion in different categories)

First Place BC Provincial Fiddle Contest Youth (17 & under) 20125 (4 times Provincial champion in different category) 2012

First Place Kamloops Fiddle Contest Youth (17 & under) 2012

12 years old won first in youth (17 and under) at prince George fiddle contest. This is also the first time she join the youth category. 

Sandy Cameron Memorial Award 2010 and 2011

First place John Arcand Fiddle Festival, 12 & under, both Oldt Fiddle and Andy De Jarlis Categories 2011 (two times champion)

First place Prince George Fiddle Contest (12 and under) 2011

First place Abbotsford Fiddle Contest (12 and under) 2011

First place Kelowna Fiddle Contest 12 and under 2011

First place John Arcand Fiddle Festival, 12 & under, 2010

First place , Grand North American Fiddle Championship , Radway Alberta (13 & under) July 2010 

First place , 12 and under, Abbotsford Fiddle Contest 2010

First Place 10 and under Violin, Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival, 2010

Gold , grade 7 string concerto (cello), South Fraser Music Festival, BC Registered Music Teachers Association, Feb 2010.

First Place Quesnel Fiddle Contest (12 and under), October 2009 

First place , Grand North American Fiddle Championship , Radway Alberta (9 & under) July 2009

First Place grade 6 Violin, Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival, 2009

Gold , string solo (cello), South Fraser Music Festival, BC Registered Music Teachers Association, Feb 2009.

First place , Grand North American Fiddle Championship , Radway Alberta (Junior Junior) July 2008

First Place Prince George Fiddle Contest(Little Junior) July, 2008

First place Vernon Fiddle Contest (Little Britches), Vernon BC, June 2008

First place BC Provincial Old Time Fiddle Contest (9 and under), Abbotsford BC, May 2008 

Gold cello(grade 6); silver violin(grade 5), Kiwanis Music Festival 2008

First place Kamloops Fiddle Contest (9 and under), Kamloops BC, May 2008

First place North Okanagan Fiddle Contest (Little Britches), Vernon BC, June 2007

First place BC Provincial Old Time Fiddle Contest (9 and under), Kamloops BC, May 2007

Promising junior string student medallion, Kiwanis International Music Festival 2007

First Place Abbotsford Old Time Fiddle Contest (9 and under), May 2006

Youngest Contestant, Abbotsford Old Time Fiddle Contest, 3rd place 9 & under May 2005

She won Gold medals for Karate too.

Her drawing won the cover design contest for the South Music Festival 2010 & 2011 She also got a SILVER medal (for a painting she did) in Shankar's Inernational Children's Competion! Only 400 out of 160,000 entries were selected for a silver medal and only 4 in Canada get any prize. she has also won lots of other local and international Art contests since she was 4.

Kai..

first place, championship, weyburn saskatchewan 2017

9th place, Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Competition, Alberta 2016

First place, John Arcand category (19-54), John Arcand Fiddle Fest 2016

First place, Championship category Central Fraser Valley Fiddle Contest 2014

First place, Championship category BC Provincial Fiddle contest,  Prince George 2014

Third Place, Championship category BC Provincial Fiddle contest, kamloops 2013

First Place Quesnel Fiddle Contest (Open category) 2012

Second Place John Arcand Fiddle Fest, championship category,

First place Kamloops Fiddle Contest, Open (no age limit) 2012

First place John Arcand Fiddle Festival, 18 & under both Old Time Fiddle and Andy De Jarlis categories 2011 (two time champion)

First place John Arcand Fiddle Festival, 18 & under 2010 (he was 12 )

13 years old won First Place Abbotsford Fiddle Contest, Open (no age limit) his first winning in this category, 2011

First Place BC Provincial Fiddle Contest, Youth 2011

First place , Grand North American Fiddle Championship , Radway Alberta (Junior) July 2008 (2 times champion)

First place Vernon Fiddle Contest (Junior), Vernon BC, June 2008

First place ..Kelowna Fiddle Contest (Junior), Kelowna BC, June 2008

First Place - Grand North American Fiddle Contest (Junior Junior), Le Duc Alberta, July 2007 

First place ..North Okanagan Fiddle Contest (Junior), Vernon BC, June 2007