Past Events

Coldsnap Festival: Celtic Traditions Across Canada with Kiérah

Date: February 1, 2020



Saturday, February 1st at 11:00am

Central BC Railway and Forestry Museum, 850 River Rd.

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between Irish and Scottish music? What has become of the music the early settlers from these countries brought to Canada? Come listen as Kiérah explains and demonstrates an introduction to 6 diverse styles of Celtic music found thriving today. Hearing the styles back to back will help you fully grasp and appreciate the uniqueness of each Culture's approach to fiddle music. The 6 styles to be explored are Irish, Scottish, Cape Breton, Métis, French Canadian and West Coast.

*Artists and Venues are subject to change