Well folks, we’ve had a few snowfalls and this Friday we flip the calendar to December. Whether you want to bundle up inside or get cozy with some hot chocolate outside, we’ve got you covered this weekend!
This week on the podcast, we’re talking with singer-songwriter Iskwé, who will be performing at the NAC on November 23rd.
For many, this weekend marks the beginning of the holiday season and it’s safe to say you’ll get your fill of holiday cheer with everything happening in town. Not quite ready to welcome winter? Plenty for you too so read on and enjoy your weekend!
Terry Steeves: “These worldly elements are evident when listening to Jesse’s music, and his latest album, Beyond Borders, is, I believe, his most diverse yet.”
After what seems like a month of halloween, November has come. As the rain turns to snow and the city prepares to slumber, Ottawa’s weekend warriors will make a desperate last stand against the coming winter.
Sarah Slean will be performing at the National Arts Centre on October 17 and 18. Apt613 contributor Maria-Helena Pacelli spoke with her ahead of her arrival in Ottawa.
While outdoor summer jazz concerts are just wistful memories now, there is a lot of great music for jazz fans to look forward to.
The NAC’s Fourth Stage has reopened and with it comes the introduction of Fridays at the Fourth, a new series designed to get local artists on stage and in front of a crowd.
Head to the NAC Fourth Stage every Friday for upbeat shows and casual vibes.
Colin Noden “This was one you’ll be talking about for years. A musician at the top of his game. The only reason that statement may not be true is if Bruce Cockburn continues to improve. And from what I experienced, that may be the case.”
Tickets go on sale on Monday, May 15 at 10am.
We catch up with producer Heather Gibson, now six months on the job. The NAC Presents 2017–18 series will be unveiled this spring.
The National Arts Centre recently named Heather Gibson Executive Director of NAC Presents, a highly successful Canadian music series going into its sixth season.