Album Release: NOW IS A FAR COUNTRY
NOW IS A FAR COUNTRY
KEITHA CLARK/GRAEME POILE
Now is a Far County is a collection of original, Celtic fiddle tunes from the North, composed mostly in 2020.
Recorded live at Old Crow Studios, it was inspired by the subtle lyricism of Irish instrumentalists such as Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill.
All album sales support the Community Outreach Van. The van provides clothing, harm reduction kits, sexual heath & hygiene supplies, and nursing care to Whitehorse residents.
Many thanks to Jazz Yukon for making this EP possible.
THE WATERSHED (2020)
new music from the north
Traditional fiddle grooves fused with innovative arrangements and jazz harmonies.
Inspired by Yukon landscapes, The Watershed paints an engaging musical portrait of the Northern wilderness.
Featuring Toronto Jazz pianist Andy Slade, Olivier de Colombel (saxophone) and Jeremiah McDade (saxophone, whistles)
THE BEAVER RIVER WATERSHED
This little known watershed in central Yukon is currently under review for mining road development. This area is on the traditional territory of the Na-Cho Nyäk Dun First Nation and provides vital habitat for moose, wolves, grizzlies, river otter, salmon, and trumpeter swans. Find out more here
All album sales support the work Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society does to advocate for the protection of the Beaver River Watershed.