Upcoming shows

Date Sunday October 11th 2:00 PM
Show Dancing Up a Suête
Venue Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson

Leanne Aucoin

Cape Breton

Leanne Aucoin is a multi talented musician from Sydney Mines, Cape Breton who comes from a family steeped in Cape Breton music and tradition. She has performed in many parts of Canada, the US and Ireland. Having a passion for teaching, Leanne has been able to pass on the tradition of Cape Breton music and dance to her own students, at workshops and at the well known Gaelic College in St. Ann's, Cape Breton. In 2006, Leanne released her debut album All Set, a traditional album featuring Tracey Dares-MacNeil and Dave MacIsaac and also members of her family. The album was recognized by the East Coast Music Awards and was nominated in the category of Roots/Traditional Solo Recording of the Year in 2008.