Michaelea Silver is 16 and is a grade 11 student at Waterford Valley High School. She plays fiddle in her school string ensemble. She plays fiddle, guitar, electric bass, and ukulele. She takes guitar lessons at Reid Music with Darryl Chafe and fiddle lessons with Kelly Russell. She enjoys playing and listening to a variety of different music, such as rock, alternative and folk. She has been lucky enough to perform around Newfoundland at St. John’s Young Folk at the Hall, Bay Roberts Young Folk at the Hall, Harborside Park lunchtime concert series, St.John’s Culture Days, on CBC “Crosstalk” and on the Neil Murray Stage.