Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street


Tue, 19 May 2015 7:00 PM

SFU's Vancity Office of Community Engagement and SFU's Office of Aboriginal Peoples presents a new series of Coast Salish Singing & Drumming workshops in 2015. 

Join us in learning social songs, drumming and dance with instructor Russell Wallace. Workshops are free and open to everyone!


Tue, May 19 | 7 PM | Interurban Gallery

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Instructor Biography: Russell Wallace is a board member for Warriors Against Violence Society. Russell is a composer, producer and is a traditional Lil’wat singer. Wallace’s music has been part of a number of soundtracks (film, video, television) and theatre/dance productions. He was the composer in residence for the Chinook Winds Aboriginal Dance program from 1996-2003 at the Banff Centre for the Arts. He has produced CD’s that have been nominated for awards at the Junos, Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards, and at the Native American Music Awards in the USA. Currently Wallace works and teaches at the Native Education College, and works for the Office for Aboriginal People’s holding these Singing & Drumming workshops.


Free. These workshops are free and open to the public on a drop-in.​ No RSVP required. Suitable for all ages and abilities.


When: Tue, May 19, 2015. 7:00 PM 

Where: New location! Some of the workshops are located offsite at the Interurban Gallery at 1 East Hastings at Carrall Street, entrance on Carrall Street side of the building.