If you just can’t wait for this year’s festival to get underway
in October, you can tune in to some concerts from Celtic Colours 2003
on CBC Radio One in the Maritimes, or anywhere online at Atlantic Airwaves.
Atlantic Airwaves will be rebroadcasting performances by SCottish
singer-songwriter KARINE POLWART (July 4), ‘Cajun traditionalists DIRK
POWELL & CHRISTINE BALFA (July 24), Irish fiddlers THE KANE
SISTERS, Cape Breton’s NATALIE MACMASTER (August 21), Scottish Gaelic
singer MAIRI MACINNES and Spanish sensation CARLOS NUNEZ (September 4).
ATLANTIC AIRWAVES is a radio program heard on the Maritime Network of
CBC Radio One each and every Saturday afternoon from 5:05 to 6:00 pm in
the Atlantic time zone. The program features music and profiles of
music makers from Canada’s four Atlantic Provinces; Nova Scotia, New
Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland, as well as national
and international Artists appearing in festivals and live performances
throughout the region. The range of music featured is a broad range of
styles representing much of the popular music produced and enjoyed in