4 results for tag: Old-Time

The Fretless

Winners of the 2017 JUNO for Instrumental Album of Year, the Fretless’ goal is to expand the rhythmic, harmonic, melodic, and arrangement style of folk genres using only string instruments. Band members Trent Freeman, Karrnnel, Ben Plotnick, and Eric Wright transform traditional fiddle tunes and folk melodies into intricate, ... Read More

Way North

Way North is Petr Cancura (sax), Rebecca Hennessy (trumpet), Michael Herring (bass), and Richie Barshay (drums). Born out of the joy of playing together, Way North employs the shared love of jazz and improvisation as a means of exploring folk and world music. Expect to hear everything from the blues, old-time, Balkan and ... Read More

Rural Roots Trio

The Rural Roots Trio plays music from the one-room school dances of old with a modern flair. Featuring award-winning fiddler JJ Guy from Lintlaw, award-winning fiddler Lucas Welsh from Blaine Lake, and back-up pianist Cathy Sproule from Lafleche, the Trio will have you tapping your toes and up on the dance floor in no time! ... Read More

Andrew Collins Trio

Ground-breaking roots musician Andrew Collins has teamed up with multi-instrumentalists Mike Mezzatesta and James McEleney to create music that blurs the lines between bluegrass, jazz, old-time, folk, Celtic and classical. The trio displays amazing versatility, trading off on mandolin, mandola, mandocello, fiddle, guitar, and ... Read More