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  • Suzie Vinnick

    May 29, 2019 - Duration: 23550877

    Earnest, and with a touch of heart-felt twang, Suzie Vinnick is a prodigious singer-songwriter, and veteran of the Canadian roots scene. A Saskatoon native transplanted to the Niagara Region of Ontario, she’s the proud owner of a gorgeous voice,…

  • Tournée européenne de l’Orchestre du CNA

    May 10, 2019 - Duration: 23:47

    Dans cet épisode spécial de l’Univers symphonique, Annabelle Cloutier, directrice des communications du CNA, interviewe la violoniste Marjolaine Lambert qui s’apprête à s’envoler vers l’Europe en tournée avec l’Orchestre du Centre national des Arts. Sous le…

  • NAC Orchestra 50th Anniversary European Tour

    May 10, 2019 - Duration: 30:57

    In this episode of the NACOcast Sean Rice speaks with NAC Music Director Alexander Shelley. On the occasion of its 50th Anniversary, the National Arts Centre Orchestra will embark on a European tour in May 2019. CROSSINGS: the…

  • Christina Martin

    May 03, 2019 - Duration: 29053467

    If raw denim had a sound, it’d be a Christina Martin. In the grand tradition of highway Canadiana, Martin’s songwriting is honest-to-goodness jukebox rock for the craft beer generation. The winner of multiple East Coast Music Awards, Christina…

  • Claude Vivier

    Apr 02, 2019 - Duration: 45:25

    Marjolaine Fournier et Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer discutent le remarquable compositeur québécois Claude Vivier. Sa musique, qu’on peut considérer belle, immense, tragique, inspirante, est célébrée et souvent représentée en France, Allemagne, Hollande et en Autriche. Lonely Child fera part…

  • Claude Vivier

    Apr 02, 2019 - Duration: 48:14

    Marjolaine Fournier and Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer discuss the masterful Claude Vivier, composer from Québec. His music, which can be characterized as “beautiful, immense, tragic, inspiring,” is celebrated and heard regularly in France, Germany, Holland and Austria. Lonely Child…

  • Mehdi Cayenne

    Apr 02, 2019 - Duration: 35206956

    Mehdi Cayenne est un électron libre, un réel inclassable dans la francophonie internationale. Avec une palette vaste sonore mêlant le doux et l’abrasif, il a su - au cours de ses trois derniers albums “Luminata” en 2011, “

  • Kalle Mattson

    Mar 27, 2019 - Duration: 41028138

    Kalle Mattson is a 27-year-old Ottawa musician who first caught the public ear with 2014’s Someday, The Moon Will Be Gold, an album that dealt with the death of his mother, when he was 16. His new album,…

  • Jeremy Fisher

    Mar 15, 2019 - Duration: 21989307

    JUNO-nominated folk singer Jeremy Fisher brings his catchy songwriting to circle time with his first collection of music aimed at young listeners. His trademark wit and penchant for story telling ensures that there’s a little something for…

  • Lynn Miles

    Mar 07, 2019 - Duration: 30246065

    With her lilting alto and serpentine melodies, Ottawa’s Lynn Miles furtively holds a vital place within Canadian folk music’s firmament.