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Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street
Salish Singing & Drumming Fall 2018 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: Thu, September 20, 2018. 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Where: Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings St.
**Please note that at this time, the building is only accessible via the Cordova Street courtyard entrance. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 778-782-9223 or via email at email@example.com.
Additional Info: Co-presented by SFU's Vancity Office of Community Engagement and SFU Office for Aboriginal Peoples.
Learn traditional Salish social songs, drumming and dance with instructor Russell Wallace. Workshops are free and open to everyone!
- Thursday, September 20, 2018
- Thursday, October 18, 2018
- Thursday, November 8, 2018
Get to know your instructor. Read our blog post, featuring an interview with Russell Wallace!
Russell Wallace 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. Wallace is a board member for Warriors Against Violence Society. Currently, Wallace works and teaches at the Native Education College, and works for the Office for Aboriginal People's holding these Singing and Drumming workshops.
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