The musical organization additionally believed this could be a good opportunity to help an arts charity that's really close to their particular hearts,
ArtsCan Circle, and a percentage associated with proceeds from this show are going to ArtsCan Circle.
ArtsCan Circle is a charity with a goal to encourage self-esteem in native childhood in isolated Canadian communities whom might not have accessibility arts resources and programming through a cooperative research of the arts. We think arts training can encourage childhood to express themselves in good, life-affirming ways and offering a wholesome solution to express harder feelings. The communities we offer are many hours drive from larger town centers & most regarding the households stay at a poverty amount so lack the way to access more arts options with regards to their young ones outside of their home neighborhood. ArtsCan Circle provides hands-on songs and art experiences the young ones and childhood and donates brand-new music devices and art products that stay in town to simply help guarantee kids may have ongoing options for imaginative and musical expression. If you’re curious to learn more about ArtsCan Circle, kindly check out www.artscancircle.ca
The Songwriting, The Sounds, The Magic
Chris McKhool (violin) and Kevin Laliberté (electric guitar), the songwriters behind 2015 JUNO Award Nominees and 2x Canadian folk-music Award winning musical organization, SULTANS OF STRING, simply take you on a music trip worldwide!
McKhool met Laliberté in the same way the guitarist ended up being coming off the trail from touring around the globe with Jesse Cook. Whenever McKhool (who has got done with Jesse Cook, Pavlo, Club Django) first heard guitarist Laliberté’s rumba rhythm their musical mind-meld developed Sultans of String’s noise – the intimate and playful commitment amongst the violin and also the flamenco electric guitar. Acoustic strings talk with electric wizardry to produce levels and depth of noise, producing soundscapes that seem impossible to be originating from just two different people.
Larger than the sum of its components, this powerful duo take you on a trip to hear the ponies of Sable Island, underwater to know the calls of Luna the Whale, in the silk roadway through Spain in addition to center East, through Gypsy-jazz cafés of Eastern Europe, and returning to Canada for a-trip on majestic Arctic.
This show should be videotaped which will make YouTube video clips of our DUO show. We possibly may repeat a few tunes the digital cameras, and you'll be a huge the main fun! Come and bring your friends and passion!
“Virtuoso playing…. An exuberant and infectious noise… Powerful and going… The Sultans are simply a wonderful musical team!”
– Mike Hill, Creative Director, Mariposa Folk Festival
“Musical royalty… love those Sultans of String!”
— Mary Ito, CBC “Outdoors”
“Thrill of improvising makes Sultans a-thrill to have… grasping anticipation for the audience plus the artists… good!”