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Sunday, June 16, 2024

sun16jun7:00 pmsun9:00 pmArt of Folk SongEvent Type Music7:00 pm - 9:00 pm(GMT-03:00) The Peggy Corkum Music Room, 6181 Lady Hammond Rd, Halifax, NS B3K 2R9, Canada

Event Details

Prepare to be enchanted by a unique musical journey as “Art of Folk Song” takes the stage in the Peggy Corkum Music Room. This captivating concert explores folk music as art song, bringing together four extraordinary artists from diverse musical traditions.

The Art of Folk Song showcases the exceptional talents of internationally acclaimed English tenor Charles Daniels, renowned Cree-Métis baritone Jonathon Adams, emerging Nigerian tenor Emmanuel Solomon, and Nova Scotian-born tenor, keyboardist, and composer Nick Veltmeyer. The program features a rich tapestry of original arrangements of Nova Scotian, Cree, Métis, Yoruban, and Xhosa folk songs paired with English folksongs by Benjamin Britten.

Time

June 16, 2024 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm(GMT-03:00)

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