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Workshop to revitalize brass bands in Nunatsiavut

Brass Band, possibly from Hopedale.jpg Brass Band, possibly from Hopedale

brass.PNGInuit brass band music has a long rich history on Labrador's North Coast. But the future of the music is in jeopardy as brass band musicians in Nunastsiavut are getting older... The Nunatsiavut Government with support from the International Grenfell Association wants to make sure the music won't die out. This August, a brass band workshop is being held in Hopedale to help revitalize the music. Johannes Lampe is Nunatsiavut's Minister of Culture, Recreation and Tourism. This morning, he's on the line from Nain to tell us about it.





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