host picture

Daybreak Shuffle

Bookmark and Share

Daybreak Shuffle, Interviews:

Symphony connects children from Venezuela's slums to Prince George's inner city

20130417_114554-1.jpg
photo by Adrian Mrdeza


El Sistema is a renowned Venezuelan social program that
fights poverty by providing free instruments and music lessons to any child who wants to learn. Tens of thousands of kids from slums and inner cities and the suburbs take part. Recently a trio of young musicians from El Sistema visited Prince George and played a free show at the drop-in center for low income kids from the city's "hood." Adrian Mrdeza brings us the story.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Bookmark and Share

Daybreak Shuffle, Interviews:

Help write "Northern Pothole Blues"

What happens when you turn potholes into sweet, sweet music?  Daybreak's Andrew Kurjata speaks with singer/songwriter Kevin Hutchings.

Download Flash Player to view this content.


Singer-songwriter Kevin Hutchings is hoping to get some stories to help him finish writing his new song "Northern Pothole Blues." Here's his start:

pothole blues.jpg

If you have suggestions for stories or lyrics, email daybreaknorth@cbc.ca and we will send them along to Kevin.

Bookmark and Share

Daybreak Shuffle:

Scales and Tails Small Animal Rescue



A new organization in Prince George wants to help unwanted rodents and reptiles and find them new homes. But after just a few weeks of being open, they've been overwhelmed with the response.


Download Flash Player to view this content.