Vishtèn

NZ Tour October 5-15

 

French Canadian powerhouse trio Vishtèn are making their first visit to New Zealand, bringing their upbeat infusion of traditional songs, built on a bedrock of driving foot percussion, fiddle, piano, step dance, and accordion.

 

Reviews

Vishtèn magnificently “blends Celtic and French influences with Canada’s equivalent of Cajun music” – Living Tradition.

 

Awards

Winner of 4 East Coast Music Awards, including “Roots/Traditional Group Recording of the Year” (2016).

Tour Dates

October 5, Raglan, TBA

October 6, Hamilton, TBA

October 7: Hawkes Bay Arts Festival (with Declan O'Rourke). 7.30pm

October 8: Auckland, Cafe 121. Details coming soon.

October 11: New Plymouth, 4th Wall Theatre (with Declan O'Rourke). 7.30pm.

October 12:: Paekakariki, St. Peter's Village Hall. (with Declan O'Rourke). 7.30pm.

October 13: Wairapapa, Kokomai Arts Festival. Details coming soon.

October 14: Wellington, TBA.

October 15: Nelson Arts Festival, (with Declan O'Rourke). 7pm.

 

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E5PZ6AgS-lQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwKKDeJDctA

 

Thank You

Thanks to assistance from Canada Council for the Arts for helping make this tour happen.

Pirate & Queen