Tag Archives: folk music

Dancing the Huaylarsh in Huancayo, Peru

Also available in Spanish here Huaylarsh (also written as huaylash, huaylas, waylash, and waylarsh) is a style of music (huayno) and folk dance that comes from the central and southern highlands of the Andes. The dance takes its name from … Continue reading

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Bellflower to pick at Calgary Folk Music Festival

As the end of July comes around, it’s time once again for the Calgary Folk Music Festival to turn over Prince’s Island into a smorgasbord of music from around the planet. One of the most exciting thing about being there … Continue reading

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15 pics from ’15: NixonsCan top #photos from 2015

As the year 2015 approaches its final hours, I selected 15 photos from my portfolio across the past twelve months. The featured images come from Canada, USA, and Peru. You can view here with comments and links to some of my … Continue reading

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World Music Workshop: Final day at Calgary Folk Music Festival 2015

Solar Powered Sunday at the Calgary Folk Music Festival Back in the early days of the festival, Stage 6 was so remote from the electricity supply it was open just for acoustic performances. This year the FestivalHall was hooked up with … Continue reading

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