Mary Jane Lamond and Wendy MacIsaac – Piping Live with Cathy Porter (BBC) | January 12th 2016

In August, Mary Jane and Wendy went to Glasgow, Scotland for Piping Live with Cathy Porter.

They were lucky to have Ross Martin join them for the week on guitar and Finlay MacDonald on pipes and whistle join them for this BBC recording. Super fun playing with these guys!!

#RaiseAGlass4Alistair – A Project Bookmark Fundraiser | September 25th 2015

Celebrate the unveiling of the first Project Bookmark plaque in Nova Scotia, which features a passage from Alistair MacLeod’s No Great Mischief, at this evening of Cape Breton music and readings from MacLeod’s work.

The No Great Mischief bookmark will be unveiled in Port Hastings earlier in the day. That evening, readers across Canada will #RaiseAGlass4Alistair to mark the occasion, with Shelagh Rogers serving as the Twitter toastmaster. If you are in Halifax, join us for an in-person evening of drink, words and music. If you live elsewhere, raise a glass in your own town and join the Twitter toast!

Hosted by Stephanie Domet

FEATURING
Readings of MacLeod’s work by Sheree Fitch & Donna Morrissey
Live music by Cape Breton fiddler Wendy MacIsaac and accompanist Brad Davidge
Door prize & book sales by Bookmark Halifax

A fundraiser for Project Bookmark Canada (projectbookmarkcanada.ca)
$15 suggested donation

In partnership with the Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia

The No Great Mischief bookmark will be unveiled in Port Hastings earlier in the day, and that evening, readers across Canada will #RaiseAGlass4Alistair to mark the occasion, with Shelagh Rogers serving as the Twitter toastmaster. Project Bookmark Canada is a charitable organization that is creating a “literary trail” across Canada, placing markers (“bookmarks”) in the exact physical location where literary scenes are set. Click here for more information (http://www.projectbookmarkcanada.ca/raiseaglass4alistair/) or email Sarah Emsley ([email protected]).
Facebook Link – https://www.facebook.com/events/488639281314197/ 

Off The Floor nominated for a Music Nova Scotia Award! | September 15th 2015

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Off The Floor has been nominated for a Music Nova Scotia Award in the Traditional/Roots Recording of the Year category. Best of luck to Wendy and all of the nominees!

Off The Floor receives Canadian Folk Music Award Nomination! | September 11th 2015

cfmaOff The Floor has been nominated for a Canadian Folk Music Award in the Instrumental Solo Artist of the Year category. Congrats, Wendy!

Wendy MacIsaac & Friends this weekend at the Carleton | June 10th 2015

Summer’s right around the corner and the Carleton is celebrating with an afternoon cèilidh with Wendy MacIsaac & Friends, featuring very special appearances from PEI‘s Meaghan Blanchard and the UK‘s flat-out amazing claw-hammer banjo phenom Dan Walsh! The show is this Saturday, June 13th and will start at 2 PM. Tickets are $10.

You can get your tickets and read more about the event and special guests here.

Wendy MacIsaac & Friends – Featuring Meaghan Blanchard & Dan Walsh
June 13, 2015
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Off The Floor wins an ECMA! | April 13th 2015

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Wendy MacIsaac won an ECMA for Traditional Instrumental Recording of the Year for her album Off The Floor at the 2015 East Coast Music Awards this past weekend in St. John’s.

Congratulations to Wendy and all of the nominees!