This recording is the result of 10 days of musical collaboration between The Barra MacNeils and an outstanding collection of guest artists. These tracks were recorded in consecutive days during the 2011 Celtic Colours Festival which takes place annually across Cape Breton Island. The material ranges from new original songs to traditional tunes, re-workings of existing standards, including traditional Gaelic material, all buoyed by the collaborative process.
From Behind the Lights Thanks John for 30 Great Years at the deCoste Over the past 30 years the deCoste Centre in Pictou has presented over 2,000 shows. The list MORE
Cape Breton Island’s The Barra MacNeils were recipients of a special ECMA 25th Anniversary Award, presented at the gala show at Halifax’s Cunard Centre. The special award, designed to recognize MORE