30 November 2019

Touchstone with Bev Lamb, CKDU 88.1

This morning I had the pleasure of joining Bev Lamb on his radio program Touchstone, on CKDU 88.1. We chatted a little and I played a some tunes in the studio. Bev has been hosting the program for 34 years straight, on Saturday mornings from 10am-12pm!

Archive recordings of today's broadcast can be found temporarily here: 11am-11:30am , 11:30am-12pm

26 November 2019

New Hermitage Tour

Sunday night marked the end of a beautiful tour with New Hermitage. We performed in Chicoutimi, Ottawa, Montreal, LaHave, Fredericton, Wolfville, Halifax, and Sackville, in some great venues with many wonderful performers sharing the bill. Thanks to Andrew, India, and Ross for an amazing couple of weeks! ❤

15 November 2019

Classical Recording of the Year!

New Hermitage was delighted to learn this week that we were awarded Music Nova Scotia's Classical Recording of the Year 2019 for the live concert recording "New Hermitage + Jeff Reilly"! It was a massive honour to be included in a category with Jennifer King and Derek Charke/Eugene Cormier. Thanks to Jeff Reilly, Music Nova Scotia, and the voters for this generous recognition.

6 November 2019

Art Zone with Catherine Little

It was a treat to play again for Art Zone Gallery this past Friday! The gallery was celebrating the opening of a beautiful new location, above Humani-T cafe on Agricola. I was joined by the fabulous Catherine Little on cello!

1 November 2019

Celtic Harmonies Festival 2019

A few weeks back, I had the pleasure of travelling to the eastern townships of Quebec to participate in the finale concert of the Celtic Harmonies Festival. Featuring 17 musicians from various traditional music backgrounds, the concert was a whirlwind of interesting collaborations!

photos by Sylvain Lair