Wednesday October 15thCeilidh on the Canal – St. Peter's Lions Club
The duo has performed alongside other Cape Breton musicians on the main stage at the Stan Rogers Folk Festival, played at the Washington Irish Folk Festival, taught workshops and performed at the North Atlantic Fiddle Convention in Aberdeen, Scotland and play for many dances, pubs and concerts throughout Cape Breton Island.
Melody and Derrick were featured in the Genuine Pictures documentary "And They Danced" and have released three recordings. Their latest, “Sincerely”, features guest artists Mac Morin, Joy Dunlop, Lisa Cameron, Jamie Foulds and J.P. Cormier.
Since the fall of 2005, Derrick and Melody have been coordinators for Féis Mhàbu’s very successful Musical Mentorship Program which brings together talented young players with established tradition bearers.