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Pixie Jenkins

Pixie Jenkins - the greatest fiddler Australia has produced

Pixie’s fiddle playing is uniquely Australian, and with his amazing energy, storytelling and humour, he has become one of the most recognisable artists in the industry. He’s also one of Australia’s most eclectic and talented entertainers, playing roots, bluegrass and Irish folk styles with incredible dexterity and finesse.

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Pixie-Jenkins at Christmas

About Pixie

Pixie is brimming with talent. A multiple Australian Country Music ‘Golden Guitar’ awards winner with many, many recording credits and live performances to his name. A natural-born entertainer who has honed his craft and delivers performances full of storytelling and humour. John Williamson has said that “Pixie Jenkins is the greatest fiddler Australia has produced”

Over his life, he has also performed on stage in theatrical and musical productions with people like Normie Rowe and Jackie Love in productions such as Fiddler on the Roof, Oklahoma and South Pacific.

An amazing performer guaranteed to raise the roof and bring the house down. A must-see performer and artist!

Albums

Brigalow Moon - Pixie Jenkins - 2019
Celebration of the music of John Williamson - Pixie Jenkins - 2006
Gunyah - John Williamson - 2002 (Pixie Jenkins fiddle)
Pipe Dream - John Williamson - 1997 (Pixie Jenkins fiddle)
Pixieland – Pixie Jenkins - 1993
Larger than life – Pixie Jenkins - 1992
Old Man Emu - John Williamson - 1990 (Pixie Jenkins songwriter, fiddle)

Awards

2019 - Australian Celtic Music Awards - Male Artist of the year
2009 - Golden Fiddle Awards - Lifetime Achievement Award
2002 - Victorian Country Music Awards - Best Instrumental
1997 - Ambassador For Country Music - Tamworth Council
1994 - Golden Guitar winner - Instrumental of the year
1993 - Golden Guitar winner - Instrumental of the year
1993 - Golden Guitar Award - Hands of fame - Imprinted
1985 - Golden Guitar Awards (x2) (With Bullamakanka)
1984 - Australian Country Music Awards - Best instrumental (With the Hired Hands)

Brigalow Moon - Pixie Jenkins
A celebration of the music of John Williamson - Pixie Jenkins
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Pixieland - Pixie Jenkins
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