Month: December 2016
World-class pianist Jan Lisiecki (only 21, and from Calgary) was in Gros Morne National Park in July 2016 to perform a solo concert at St. Pats in Woody Point, NL. Prior to his concert, young piano student Gina Spencer had the opportunity to interview Jan, asking him questions about learning piano, travelling, his favourite composers,… Read More
After such an incredible year in Gros Morne, we want to showcase ten of our favourite photos from 2016. Each of these images capture the spirit, energy, and magic that we think envelops Gros Morne National Park. We collected twenty of our favourite images of the year. Each of these photos were collected from the… Read More
This is a special music session: St. John’s-based Isle of Ease (Dan McLean and Adam Billard) perform their new song The Why live on the wharf in Trout River, NL in July. Aside from this song being super lovely, the special-ness comes from guitarist and singer Dan having family roots in Trout River, so it… Read More
There’s a certain nervousness that comes from bringing a five-piece band in to an artist studio, but those nerves are compounded when it’s a glass studio. Thankfully Urve Manuel at The Glass Station was all too happy to have Hillsburn in her space to perform, and we didn’t break anything! Check out Nova Scotia’s Hillsburn playing… Read More
Throwback to Norris Point around the year 1900, looking out over the point and the tickle to Bonne Bay, with shadows of the Tablelands seen in the background. Photo developed from a glass negative by the Geography Department at Memorial University. Image obtained from the Memorial University Digital Archives Initiative.