Drum lessons with Brigitte Desjardins

All ages Available in French and English brigitte.desjardins.89@gmail.com 867.334.7661 Brigitte Desjardins started being a percussionist at 11 years old and grew up in a very musical family. Since then, she’s been involved in many different musical styles; folk, classical, rock, blues, jazz, old-time, cajun... Playing drums has always been her main focus growing up. Throughout her life, she has always been dedicated to her craft as a percussionist and since she moved to the Yukon, she strives to take her musical's skills further. To just name a few of her involvements; She received the Advanced Artist Award from the Yukon [...]

2018-01-04T10:25:10+00:00 0 Comments

PASSPORT: Music Export Summit

PASSPORT: Music Export Summit provides international trade and export market development training for export-ready Canadian artists, artist managers, and music entrepreneurs. The project will provide participants with market intelligence, business skills, and information to develop export markets and increase international trade. This intensive training program will help artists and managers understand the challenges and opportunities of global music releases. Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2017. Apply at www.passportmusic.ca Participants must be available to participate in one of the following events: Music Export Summit West – Winnipeg – February 21 - 25, 2018 Music Export Summit Indigenous – Winnipeg – February 21 - 25, 2018  [...]

2017-12-04T15:20:01+00:00 0 Comments

Workshop: Shooting Live Music

When: Sat. December 2 from 10am to 6pm Sun. December 3 from 12pm to 4pm Where: Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre Dec. 2nd - Multi-Purpose Room Dec. 3rd - Classroom A Are you a musician interested in learning video and audio recording skills? Are you a filmmaker interested in the ins-and-outs of creating music videos? Join us in this workshop and learn everything you need to know about making a live music video. In the morning on the first day of this hands-on workshop, Whitehorse-based filmmaker and musician Brett Elliot will introduce the concept and process of creating videos of live music performances. In the [...]

2017-12-04T15:22:26+00:00 0 Comments

Registration open for Vocal Jazz Intensive Workshops

Jazz Yukon is pleased to present Vocal Jazz Intensive Workshops with Vancouver's jazz vocalist and recording artist Karin Plato. These will take place from October 30 - November 6. Topics include: Vocal Jazz Master Class, Introductory Foundations of Vocal Jazz Workshop, Special Topic Sessions, Intermediate Foundations of Vocal Jazz Workshop, Potluck and Fun Performance Showcase. See attached PDF for more information. If interested in registering in one or more activities, please email Anne Turner at anne.turner@northwestel.net with copy to duncan.sinclair@jazzyukon.ca. THANKS to the Yukon Arts Operating Fund and Lotteries Yukon, along with the Yukon Arts Centre, Yukon Women in Music and MusicYukon for stepping up to support this Vocal Jazz Intensive.

2017-09-18T13:52:09+00:00 0 Comments