*Friday* September 29, 2023.
William Rowson, conductor
Sultans of String, special guests
Award winning First Nations, Metis, and Inuit artists performing with JUNO Award nominees Sultans of String, WALKING THROUGH THE FIRE is a musical multimedia event unlike any other! From Métis fiddling to an East Coast Kitchen Party, Rumba to Rock, to the drumming of the Pacific Northwest, experience the beauty and diversity of music from Turtle Island/Canada.
With Alyssa Delbaere-Sawchuk of the Métis Fiddler Quartet, Ojibwe/Finnish Singer-Songwriter Marc Meriläinen (Nadjiwan), Coast Tsm’syen Elder and Singer-Songwriter Shannon Thunderbird, Mi'kmaw Fingerstyle Guitarist Don Ross, Dene Singer-songwriter Leela Gilday, and The North Sound, performing on stage, as well as virtual guests on the big screen including Dr. Duke Redbird, the Northern Cree Pow Wow group, and more!