JP Cormier demonstrates and discusses various styles of guitar including flat picking and finger style, history of the music and the instrument.
Tag Archives | October 17
Daily lunch Ceilidh featuring live music while you enjoy a homemade Cape Breton lunch (menu pricing).
Une célébration de la cuisine et la musique traditionnelle acadienne dans les restaurants de la région. A celebration of Acadian cuisine and music in our local restaurants.
This class, lead by Dwayne Côté, is tailored for beginner to early intermediate players and will focus on Cape Breton fiddle techniques and tunes.
An exhibition of artwork from top aboriginal artists from the Atlantic region.
Brandon, Manitoba artist Chris Reid works in chalk pastel, soft sculpture and pysanky (Ukrainian decorated eggs).
An exhibition of works by Acadian artist William Roach from Cheticamp, who creates colourful and whimsical folk art by carving and painting pine.
Find out more about this year’s festival artists as they demonstrate their talents, and are interviewed for a live-to-tape recording of CBC Cape Breton’s popular show, Mainstreet.