The Tennessee Cree Three @ NAC Glass Thorsteinson Staircase

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The Tennessee Cree Three @ NAC Glass Thorsteinson Staircase

An exciting emotive presentation of Americana Music blended with Cree rhythms and melodies. Kevin Schofield is the Tennessee Cree delivering vocals blending southern rock and roll with celtic and Indigenous colours and textures. The Tennessee Cree Three is made up of Violet Blacksmith on Violin, Kelly Davis (Kheg Vanhellsink) on Bass.

Kevin Schofield is an Ottawa artist with roots in James Bay who incorporates Americana with Indigenous inspired melodies and vocals. Kevin has been known as the Tennessee Cree after living in Nashville performing and absorbing the southern musical heritage of rockabilly, country music and gospel. Singing in a pow-wow drum group since his youth Kevin blends Cree songs with modern instrumentation. Violet Blacksmith and Kelly Davis work with Kevin to create a unique musical style based on dynamic rhythm and vocal melodies blended with violin.

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September 17 2019

Details

Date: September 17
Time: 12:00 pm
Cost: Free
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Venue

National Arts Centre

1 Elgin Street
Ottawa,ONK1P 5W1Canada

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