Peter Anick is a fiddler, mandolinist and guitar player/teacher from MetroWest, Massachusetts. Known for his song and tune writing contributions to New England bluegrass bands Hot Off the Frets (with Dave Reiner), WayStation, Acoustic Planet and his current project Wide Open Spaces, Peter enjoys bringing elements of Celtic, Swing, Gypsy jazz, and Caribbean music into the bluegrass format.
Co-author with Dave Reiner of Mel Bay’s Old Time Fiddling Across America (in the FH Store), Peter has been a regular contributor to Fiddler Magazine since its inception over twenty years ago. In addition to teaching bluegrass and Celtic fiddle sessions, he will be bringing his guitar along to accompany his son Jason Anick at his swing violin and mandolin workshops. Finally, Peter played on guitar on 6 tracks of the New 52 CDs, and contributed the tune "Magic Fiddle," which he'll be teaching Saturday at 12:30PM.