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Halifax Wharf Rats

Halifax Wharf Rats

Events: 177

This Vancouver-based four-piece band of high energy tunes features Brian Flanagan on vocals and acoustic guitar, Michelle Carlisle on keyboards, vocals, flutes & whistles, Brendan Mooney on bass and vocals and Grant Marchand on drums and vocals.

Playing songs from Nova Scotia and Newfoundland, and Irish and Scottish folk and pub tunes - not to mention a wide array of Classic Rock tunes - from Johnny Cash to Eagles to the Pogues and Spirit of the West, just to name a few.   Perfect for parties, weddings, restaurants and pubs, outdoor festivals .. and any time you want some fun music to sing along with and dance to for hours!   www.facebook.com/halifaxwharfrats

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Blackthorn

Blackthorn

Events: 98

Blackthorn is a Vancouver (Canada)-based Celtic folk group whose repertoire celebrates the traditional music of Ireland and Scotland as well as folk music of English and French Canada.

The group formed in 1988 performing in local coffee houses and bars, expanding their horizons since then to include large-scale concerts, festivals, conventions, weddings, parties and private functions throughout western Canada and parts of the US.

From lively jigs and reels to heart-wrenching airs and ballads, savour the melodies and intricately woven harmonies that bring this music to life in a new way, mixed with humour and above all else, fun.

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Other

Other

Events: 4

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Caviar & Lace

Caviar & Lace

Events: 68

Michelle Carlisle and Saul Berson together are a duo that performs on piano, vocals, sax and flutes ~ perfect for intimate gatherings like café-style concerts, cocktail parties, weddings, birthdays and anniversaries, seniors' centres, art galleries, and many other possibilities.  Their music is an eclectic mix of the most classic songs of contemporary times, from Elvis to Frank Sinatra to Ella Fitzgerald, as well as jazz standards, and folk songs ~ performed in a stylish and elegant presentation.

The duo can be easily expanded to a trio or quartet - the Caviar & Lace Quartet performed at the Robson Square Ice Rink for the Twelve Days of Christmas, the past two years, to the delight of the skaters!   Whether on centre stage entertaining audiences, or gently in the background for your gathering, this kind of music is perfectly balanced, sophisticated, and above all, sure to please.

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The Flanagans

The Flanagans

Events: 182

Brian and Michelle, the front half of the Halifax Wharf Rats, are The Flanagans. Brian and Michelle have been entertaining as a duo for many years, performing on acoustic guitar, piano/keyboard and flute/piccolo/fife/irish whistle.  Their vocal harmonies are tightly woven and the guitar and flute melodies are as old friends. Their extensive repertoire includes Canadian and American folk, Irish and Scottish, and contemporary.

From Canadian classics such as "The Log Driver's Waltz", Gordon Lightfoot, Stan Rogers, Neil Young, Ian and Sylvia Tyson -  to Johnny Cash, John Denver, the Beatles, Eagles and David Gray, and so much more.  Add Irish and Scottish folk music, songs from Atlantic Canada, and current songs from the radio, and the result is The Flanagans get people dancing and singing along. Great for pubs, bistros and cafes, weddings, parties, corporate events, and picnics.  Professional and experienced, dependable and entertaining.

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Michelle Carlisle solo

Michelle Carlisle solo

Events: 64

MICHELLE CARLISLE is an entertainer and performer, teacher, accompanist and songwriter/composer & arranger. As a solo, you will find her playing her instruments unaccompanied, or with backing tracks created in her home studio, or on the piano, accompanying her voice.

Michelle's solo flute is beautiful for wedding ceremonies, reception parties, outdoor events, parties and more.

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Triskellion

Triskellion

Events: 22

Michelle Carlisle, Rosie Carver and Rebecca Blair take you on a mystical trip through the Celtic Isles - Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales, with jigs, reels, laments and ballads. To add a special touch for other occasions, our trio also offers light classical music.  We perform for concerts as well as weddings, corporate events, parties, and other special occasions.  Be it on stage or in the background, our music is enchanting. Like the three-sided Celtic knot called the “Triskellion”, this group features three ladies; classic and elegant.

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Fluterrific

Fluterrific

Events: 5

Vancouver flute ensemble Fluterrific was created by Michelle Carlisle.  Under her direction, the musical repertoire of Fluterrific ranges from Classical and Baroque through to folk music such as Celtic, Latin, American spirituals, jazz, and contemporary and show tunes, too. For Christmas, the arrangements include traditional Christmas carols and well-known holiday songs.

The sound of flutes together is joyous and sweet, powerful and uplifting. Fluterrific performs at weddings, conventions, private parties, concerts, seniors' centres, shopping malls, and anywhere a string quartet could play. Musical arrangements can be designed for virtually any piece of music to especially suit an event.

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Caelestra

Caelestra

Events: 14

Medieval folk and original music

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