Instructor: Tom Cunningham

Originally from Pittsburgh, Tom Cunningham is a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, performer and teacher, and creator of FiddleTales. In Louisville, Tom has played with several top acoustic bands, including the midwest's best contra dance band the Coffee Zombies, the gypsy jazz bands Gypsy deVille and the Hot Club of Derbytown, and Mickey Clark and the Blue Norther, as well as Flat Possum, Blue Murphy and the Doghouse Serenaders, and Next Exit.

Tom has taught fiddle at the Sweetwater Center for the Arts in Sewickley, PA, Augusta Heritage Center in Elkins, WV and has also taught extensively at Calliope Folk Music School in Pittsburgh, and many private students in Pittsburgh and Louisville.