We’re delighted to highlight the following Canadian folk artists who will be taking part in APAP 2017. Feel free to contact us for further information or to liaise with the artist representatives!
Take in a sample track from each of the showcasing acts here:
Find out more about each artist and their showcase times below.
Balkan-Québecois spicy turbo Folk
Friday, January 6 8:30-8:55pm DROM
Friday, January 6 11:20pm-12am New York Hilton – Morgan Suite
Sunday, January 8 7:30-8pm Highline Ballroom
Master percussionist, Senegalese singer-songwriter
Saturday, January 7 7-8pm MIST Harlem
Saturday, January 7 10:20-10:35pm New York Hilton – Regent Parlour
James Hill and Anne Janelle
Award winning ukulele, cello, singer-songwriter duo from Canada
Saturday, January 7 5:20-5:35pm New York Hilton – Morgan Suite
Saturday, January 7 6:20-6:25pm New York Hilton – Morgan Suite
Jayme Stone’s Folklife
Sea island spirituals, Creole calypsos and stomp-down Appalachian dance tunes
Friday, January 6 9-9:15pm New York Hilton – Madison Suite
Friday, January 11-11:15pm New York Hilton – Madison Suite
New soul of traditional mountain music
Thursday, January 5 8:45-9pm Jalopy Theatre and School of Music
Friday, January 6 7:20-7:35pm New York Hilton – Madison Suite
Friday, January 6 9:45-10pm Don’t Tell Mama
Sunday, January 7 7:45-8:15pm Rockwood Music Hall
Quinn Bachand’s Brishen
Original Western & Euro-gypsy swing, where virtuosity meets vibe
Friday, January 6 11:55pm -12:15am New York Hilton – Madison Suite
Traditional Haitian rhythms fused with reggae and hip-hop
Friday, January 6 11:30-11:55pm DROM
Folk Music Canada is a member-driven organization that supports and promotes the Canadian folk music community, and is dedicated to raising awareness about the importance, diversity and cultural value of all types of folk music in Canada.
Thank you to our funders and partners for their support.
This project has been made possible in part by FACTOR, the Government of Canada and the Roadmap for Canada’s Official Languages 2013-2018 : Education, Immigration, Communities, and by Canada’s private radio broadcasters.
Ce projet a été rendu possible en partie grâce au FACTOR, le gouvernement du Canada et à la Feuille de route du Canada 2013-2018 : éducation, immigration, communautés, et des radiodiffuseurs privés du Canada.
We also acknowledge the promotional support of our event partner, SpinCountPromotions and Publicity.