What if you were a teen with a passion for music and not a lot of places to express that.
It could be a dream come true to be paired with a real-live professional musician...and spend a lot of time together making music.
Student Troy Boss recording song at CBC's Studio 11 (Jennifer Davis)
The Winnipeg Folk Festival makes that dream come true with their music mentorship
The program pairs groups of students from inner city communities with professional musicians, offering a one-of-kind experience...and the rewards are often greater than just the music.
Check out the behind-the-scenes video.
Listen to 16-year-old Troy Boss and music
mentor Jason Burnstick
in conversation with Larry Updike of CBC's Up To Speed.