San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Renowned as ambassadors of Francophonie, Le Vent du Nord are acknowledged as one of the key groups in Quebec’s traditional folk music revival. Since they formed in August 2002 the band have enjoyed great success which has allowed them to tour their music around the world. The Quebec-based quartet delight audiences with their mix of fiddle, guitar, accordion and hurdy-gurdy. They are renowned for their energetic stage presentations. Le Vent du Nord received the Grand Prix du Disque 2012 ‘Musique du Monde’ (World Music) from The Académie Charles Cros in Paris, and a Juno Award ”Roots & Traditional Album of the Year in 2004 and 2011.
When & Where
The Colonial Theatre
Located in the heart of The White Mountains of New Hampshire, the historic Colonial Theatre presents world-class performing artists, independent and world cinema, and quality family entertainment in an intimate 300 seat venue, May–November.