The Nunavut Edition of the NACOcast

Iqaluit, Nunavut © photo: Fred Cattroll
Akinisie Sivuarapik © photo: Fred Cattroll
Akinisie Sivuarapik and Evie Mark © photo: Fred Cattroll
Christopher Millard rehearsing on tour © photo: Fred Cattroll

In this edition of the NACOcast, founding host Chris Millard reprises his role with the NACOcast while on tour with the National Arts Centre Orchestra in Cananda’s North. Chris is joined by Inuit throat singers Evie Mark and Akinisie Sivuarapik. They discuss throat singing history and technique ... and its intersection with Western classical music in Canadian composer Alexina’s work, “Take the Dog Sled”, currently being performed by the NAC Orchestra in Nunuvat, the Northwest Territories and the the Yukon.

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