New Studio Album! Fundraiser and concert

Posted: November 5, 2018

Click HERE to support the album online! A new album is in the works! Music that imagines, music that evokes… Almost 2 years since the release of my first studio album ‘Ravens’, and it’s time for another. Producer Mark Adam (from Ravens) is back to help guide and capture the recording of a selection of […]

E-Gré Winners Tour starts in Yellowknife

Posted: October 25, 2018

2018 Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition (E-Gré) Winner violinist Amy Hillis began a 12-concert tour across Canada with pianist Katherine Dowling on October 24 in Yellowknife NT.  This was the first time the tour has included a stop north of 60! A co-presentation between Black Ice Sound and the Northern Arts and Cultural Centre, the concert […]

New North Collective – on Tour!

Posted: October 1, 2018

The wild pan-Northern band I get to play in is ON TOUR! The show’s called Outside. And the New North Collective is an ensemble of Northern performing artists from Yukon and Northwest Territories, Greenland, and special guests. Together, we explore our ideas of north – from the land to the people; from the traditional to the contemporary. The […]

Sound Journal

Nahanni National Park

Spectacular NWT! A road trip from Yellowknife to Fort Simpson, then a day trip into Nahanni National Park. Along the way, baby buffalo running near Behchoko, birch trees playing coy amongst the spruce at Kakisa Falls, incredible views from a Beaver 172 float plane, forest fire spotting from the air, frogs, mosquitos, sandhill cranes, a […]

Norman Wells

A short trip to Norman Wells in the Sahtu region of the NWT  – oil town, population 800, an hour flight north of Yellowknife. The trip was an attempt to arrive in time to witness the break-up of ice on the mighty Deh Cho (Mackenzie River), but it had happened a week earlier. All that was left […]

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