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Marika Wheeler: October 2012 Archives

Blue and Gold Recording Club at QHS

workshop.JPGThe Blue and Gold club at Quebec High School evolved from a folk music club to having a fully functional recording studio.  A year after the idea was hatched, about a dozen students are now producing and recording their own music.

The CBC's Marika Wheeler was at QHS for their first workshop with a professional musician.

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Kruzenshtern Tall-Ship in Quebec

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A 34-sail tall-ship is docked in Quebec City.
 The Kruzenshtern is a Russian sailboat used to train Cadets.
 Christine Hieber takes Marika Wheeler for a visit of it's creaky decks.
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Choir from Ukrainian Monastery in Quebec

monks.jpgFor the first time ever, the choir from the St-Iverskyi Monastery in Ukraine is in North America.

Twelve men will be singing at the Anglican Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Quebec City and then at the Ste-Elizabeth Church in North Hadley this week.

The CBC's Marika Wheeler spoke with the choir members and learned how one young man became a monk.

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