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Confederation Centre: January 2013 Archives

Sharing the Songwriting Craft - Colin MacDonald

Colin MacDonald Karen Mair.jpgThe band The Trews have gone from growing up together to playing in highschool and local gigs in Antigonish to touring the world and winning lots of accolades and fans along the way. And if you're going to have success as a band - songwriting is key. It's an art that Colin MacDonald will be sharing some wisdom about. Tomorrow night he's hosting the Songwriter's Circle - a concert at the King's Playhouse in Georgetown. And Friday he's giving an interactive workshop at the Confederation Centre. Colin MacDonald slid into the studio earlier today.

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Confed Centre's Public Art Shortlist - Kevin Rice

Kevin Rice3.jpg2014 is also an important year for the Confederation Centre of the Arts. The centre has decided to commission a work of public art to mark the occasion. The shortlist is down to five artists. The proposals are on view in the Centre's concourse and that's where Karen Mair spoke with the director of the Confederation Centre Gallery, Kevin Rice.

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