Welcome to Episode Five partnered by Réseau culturel francophone de Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador for the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival 2020 Digital Edition, presented by Equinor.
This episode features many guests including: Anita Best and Sandy Morris, Katapa, Cat Bowring and the Gypsies, Adrian House & Kyle Mooney, and many more.
The Instrumental Traditions episode is titled: “New Tunes – Building the Tradition” creating new music in the traditional genre. The workshop is made up of 4 innovative musicians: Gerry Strong, Billy Sutton, Graham Wells and Maria Cherwick.
This episode will also feature Benny McCarthy from Ireland, a Bodhrán lesson from Fergus O’Byrne, youth performers and a few surprises!
The Oral Traditions episode features a song circle made up of two family duos: Eleanor Dawson and Monica Walsh; and Fergus O’Byrne and Fergus Brown-O’Byrne. We’ll also feature a few stories and surprises.
Welcome to the first episode of The Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival 2020 Digital Edition, presented by Equinor.
This episode’s featured guest is Amelia Curran. We also have performances from Eastern Owl, Conway, Jim Payne and Fergus O’Byrne, Other Women Walk, and a few surprises.