Shane Cook is a three-time Canadian Open National fiddle champion and is the only foreigner to have ever won the US Grand National Fiddle Championship. Shane has distinguished himself as a leading exponent of the Canadian old-time fiddle tradition and enjoys playing in an array of fiddle styles ranging from Irish and Scottish to French-Canadian, Texan, and Bluegrass. Shane leads his own group and performs with several ensembles including the PBS hit, Bowfire. He has toured extensively in Canada, the US, the UK, Ireland, Germany, China and Taiwan.