Skye Consort & Emma Björling: Fort Simpson
Approximate running time: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Liidlii Kue Elementary
Fort Simpson NT X0E 0N0
A CELTIC TREAT
Skye Consort & Emma Björling perform trans-Atlantic arrangements of songs and tunes from Sweden, Norway, Ireland, Scotland, England, Québec, Acadia, the USA, as well as original compositions. Each musician brings their own individual interpretation to these traditions to create this extraordinary collaboration, consisting of voices, fiddle, nyckelharpa, cello, bouzouki, banjo, and percussion. Collectively, the band present an assortment of whirling polskas, groovy reels, passionate love songs, breathtaking hymns, and original compositions. All with the group are seasoned instructors eager to share their knowledge and love for their musical traditions.