Silent Auction Items - Boston Scottish Fiddle Club
Silent Auction Items
Boston Scottish Fiddle Club
Saturday, June 11, 7-11pm
Canadian American Club, Watertown, MA
If you are unable to attend you may set a maximum bid by
emailing Katharine at [email protected]
One week at “The Lodge” on Martha's Vineyard
If you like Pinewoods you will love the Lodge. This is an old-school summer structure built on
the shore of Lake Tashmoo in 1922 above a salt marsh with small beach. The Lodge is an incredible
exposed stud and rafter structure consisting of a 33’x33’ mostly open main space, a private bathroom
and a sleeping porch that sleeps six. While the Lodge is rustic, it includes many amenities including
new kitchen, wifi, a deck facing really great sunsets.
For more information please visit
Choose from the following dates: May 17 and June 21 or September 6 to Columbus Day 2017.
Retail value: $2200
Minimum bid: $600
Cape Cod Condo Weekend Rental
Enjoy a 3-day weekend at this Cape Cod condo located at Ocean Edge in Brewster. Walking distance
to beach, pool, tennis, as well as bike path and restaurants on 6A. This townhouse condo sleeps 6 and
is fully equipped with appliances, air conditioning and cable TV. Available in the Spring and Fall or
early and late Summer.
The winner will call or email Ann to schedule their weekend.
Expiration date: November 15, 2017
Not Available June 25 – August 21
Retail Value: $450.
Minimim bid: $150.
Signatory Vintage Caol Ila 1995 Islay Single Malt Whiskey
This is a specialty Unchillfiltered variety, aged 19 years.
Rare vintage! Some peaty, smokiness but not as strong as other Islay
Retail value: $125
Minimum Bid: $75
Glenfiddich Special Old Reserve Pure Malt Scotch Whisky
75 cl.86 U.S. Proof. Bottled in 1980's “for duty free exportation only.” Originally came in a
rectangular, Scottish-themed tin (now missing). Gift in late '80's or early '90's from a visitor from the
Retail value: over $50
¾ Size Rudoulf Doetsch Violin, case and bow.
Rich sound for ¾ size
Includes: Bow (Josef Martin), Case (Bobelock), brand new custom-made bridge.
Retail Value: Paid over $1,000 total for the set-up in 2004
Minimum Bid: $600
Note: If no one bids on this item and you would like to take it home to try it out contact Sue Chari
[email protected] All proceeds will go to the fiddle club.
New Guardian double violin case.
Never used. Paid $125.00
Yamaha FG770s, flat top folk guitar, solid spruce top, classic and high quality 1980
copy of a D18 dreadnought
Retail Value: over $200
No minimum bid.
Martin & Co. Shenandoah Guitar
Tenor banjo made by W.A. Cole, Boston, circa 1900 with shiny back resonator and hard
Retail Value: over $25
Hand-woven chenille scarf
Predominantly rose tones inter-woven with blue, violet and turquoise. Subtle
rose sparkle accent. Roughly 6 ft. x 8”.
Retail Value: $75
Minimum Bid: $25
1. handmade small sterling silver swirls with pearl drops- retail $20, minimum bid $8
2. Ocean jasper pendant with sterling silver on leather cord- retail $40, minimum bid $10
3. handmade sterlingsilver loops with pearl drops- retail $35, minimum bid $10
Instruction materials for three pairs of great strathspeys and reels
Get 30 days of access to online materials spotlighting three pairs of great strathspeys and reels.
One relatively basic and two challenging, including King George IV in both Cape Breton and Scottish
versions. You'll get sheet music and audio to work with (complete tune and phrase-by-phrase), and 3
videos to help you learn and refine your skills. On www.fiddle-online.com
Email Ed Pearlman at [email protected] for details.
Redeem by Sept 10. (For quicker response time, redeem before June 20.)
Retail Value: $25.
CD of Scottish Fiddle Rally concert highlights 1985-1995
Featuring BSFC, Alasdair Fraser, Natalie MacMaster, Buddy MacMaster, Aly Bain, Jerry Holland
Retail Value: $15.
Package of four brand new vintage CASSETTE TAPES:
1988 Scottish Fiddle Rally with BSFC, Alasdair Fraser and Buddy MacMaster
1990 Scottish Fiddle Rally with BSFC, Carl Mackenzie & Doug MacPhee, Ed Pearlman & Tony Cuffe
1992 Scottish Fiddle Rally with BSFC, Natalie MacMaster and Aly Bain
1985-1995 Scottish Fiddle Rally highlights (includes one additional Shetland set not on the CD
Retail Value: $30
$50 Gift Certificate to Johnson String Instruments
1029 Chestnut St, Newton Upper Falls, MA. Johnson Strings sells instruments, supplies, accessories,
gadgets and music for violins, violas, cellos, mandolins and more. This gift certificate would be great
for buying strings, rosin and other musical supplies.
4/4 (full size) beginners violin, bow and case
Gift Certificate for any 9” custom Quebrada occasion cake.
Good at all three locations:
Arlington, Belmont, Wellesley
Donated by Quebrada Bakery
Retail Value: $35-$50.
Minimum bid: $10