Last week, I was interviewed by a friend Linda Couture of Dorval, QC Linda is currently producing a podcast series about seniors in the workforce and their expertise. Although I don’t meet the age threshold, she interviewed me about my work with seniors and their musical heritage in Quebec’s English-speaking communities and why I endedContinue reading “Interview for Ancr’âge Travail Podcast”
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The Home Stretch – Three More Events!
Well, the time has come to slowly start wrapping the project up (for now). The month of November has been jam-packed with workshops and live shows. And we’re not slowing down just yet. We have three final livestream events coming to you between the end of November and early December 2020. First, on November 28,Continue reading “The Home Stretch – Three More Events!”
Klezmer Konnections Vol. 1
Join KlezKanada and the Quebec Anglophone Heritage Network (QAHN) on Facebook Live for a virtual concert and discussion celebrating and exploring the role of klezmer music in building community and promoting the cultural vitality of Quebec’s Jewish community. The event will open with a performance by Montreal klezmorim Jason Rosenblatt & Rachel Lemisch, followed byContinue reading “Klezmer Konnections Vol. 1”
Beginner’s Fiddle Workshop with Laura Risk
Tomorrow Night: The 100 Mile Artstream (7-10 pm)
Tomorrow night we are collaborating with the 100 Mile Arts Network initiative of Theatre Wakefield to bring you an evening of music and more from West Quebec artists. A Different Tune will be sponsoring some of the artists from Shawville, Wakefield, and Chelsea who shared there music with the project in December 2019. You canContinue reading “Tomorrow Night: The 100 Mile Artstream (7-10 pm)”
Reminder: Irish Heritage in Quebec. QAHN livestream this Thursday (May 28, 2020)
This Thursday, May 28 (2020) at 1 pm.
John and Connie Wilson – Fiddle and Piano Music from the Chateauguay Valley
A set of fiddle and piano music from the Chateauguay’s barn dance era.
Irish Heritage in Quebec – May 28, 2020 (Facebook Live)
Join us on Facebook Live on May 28th for an afternoon of Irish heritage in Quebec: music, storytelling, and presentation.
Partner Spotlight: West-Can Folk Performing Co.
For me, this small moment gets to the heart of what West-Can feels like: an extended family gathering. Everyone looks out for everyone else; and everyone — parent, sibling, and performer — helps out in some way or other.
Chateauguay Valley Online Fiddle Workshop with Laura Risk (April 25, 2020)
Have you ever wanted to play fiddle? If you have an internet connection, a fiddle, and a bit of spare time on your hands, then Brysonville Revisited and the Quebec Anglophone Heritage Network invite you to a free online beginner fiddle workshop with renowned fiddler Laura Risk on April 25, 2020.