...   musician  teacher  fiddler  violinist  composer  conductor   

Marian's Highlights 2.

DAVID HARTNELL and I at Wicked! 2013

Australasian Golden Fiddle Awards January 2013
Tamworth, Australia
Marian Won
“Best CD by a Solo Fiddler  for “The Paris Sessions”
Marian's latest Album  Produced by Jean Alain Roussel
Executive Producer Marian Burns
Arranged, Recorded and Mixed by
Jean Alain Roussel with Julien Vonarb
Assistant - Clovis Tisserand
Recorded at "Studio De Oa Gare' -  France


"Best Fiddler 2013"  Award in Tamworth 2013

A proud moment - best part was to be able to share the stage 

With my fiddling pupils from Gore, Michaela Roy (17) and Vanessa Hravey (17)

Met up and played with Steve Passfield and Mick Keiren (Fettler) in Tamworth 2013

All fiddlers on Stage For the Grand Finale of the Golden Fiddle Awards
Tamworth Town Hall January 24th 2013

2012 - Variety Artist Club of New Zealand
Presented Marian with the very Prestigious Benny Award
The Benny Award is the highest honour that can be awarded
to an entertainer in New Zealand
It’s awarded to an Entertainer who has achieved a lifetime of excellence in their
field of the performing arts


November 2012 - BENNY AWARD WINNER
with husband Phillip Sinclair and Mum Norma Caulfield

Marian finally got to play "Hands Of My Heart" with composer
Barry Saunders of the infamous Warratahs at the Caroline Bay Festival
in Timaru January 6th 2013

Marian was given a VIP pass around her favorite
place in Middle Earth.
 Hobbiton - Matamata
 November 2012

2012  Marian Got to play her fiddle  "The Orange Blossom Special"  on stage at the
GRAND OLE OPRY. May The Circle Be Unbroken.


Marian Burns Just Fiddling Around The Grand Canyon 
 June 2012

Marian with Fiddling Star "Shoji Tabuchi"
Branson U.S.A. June 2012

Marian Meets Tiger Bell on the General Jackson July 2012
Tiger played fiddle for Merle Haggard
 He's Amazing!!

Marian was offered a job as "The Happy Fiddler" 
at San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge 
July 2012

 Suzanne Lynch was guest artist with my 500 Children's Massed Choir
Auckland Town Hall 2012

Supported madly truly deeply by Paul Zwaig and Sam
at the Browns Bay Marbecks Store 2012

Marian Burns  Playing in Concert
With World Famous Accordion player,
Liam O’Connor
At the Killarney Hotel, Killarney, Ireland 2011

2010  Operatunity - John Cameron, Susan Boland, Geoff Hughes Alex Wiltshire,   Ben Makesi and Marian Burns took 120 people from New Zealand on the P. S. Murray Princess on the Murray River in Adelaide Marian wrote "Murray River Princess" which features on her new Paris Sessions CD. 2013