Dawn and Margie Beaton were dancing at age 4 and started playing the fiddle a year later. Over the years they have performed at concerts, ceilidhs and festivals all around Cape Breton Island, mainland Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Scotland, Ireland, France, USA, England, Brazil and China. In 2010, they won the ECMA for their debut album in the category of Roots/Traditional Album of the Year for Group/Duo and were nominated for the same category at Music Nova Scotia Week. They have also been featured internationally on television, radio and video. Dawn now works as Artistic Director of the Celtic Colours International Festival, and Margie as Marketing Director at the Gaelic College.