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Singer Maureen Batt plays the Apertures installation at the MINT conference.

musicLearn how to play music without instruments at this weekend's music tech conference

MINT brings together tech-savvy musicians and their creations

Nov 17, 2018

Rich Aucoin performing at the Seahorse Tavern in Halifax on March 15.

MusicRich Aucoin: Q&A with Halifax's cycling singer-songwriter

Aucoin heading out for self-propelled Press On Tour in support of his latest EP, Hold

Mar 17, 2018

TBD.

RadioThe Signal Podcast: Lonely hearts

This week, stories about people who are making it on their own

Feb 7, 2018

Jeffrey Haggett gives a TEDx Talk on how music shapes Halifax.

MusicHow policy shapes music in Halifax

TEDx speaker Jeffry Haggett says the Halifax music scene is at critical juncture

Jan 30, 2018

Laney Hamblin (right) and her sister learn to make dance music

MusicOut with turntables and records, in with iPads and apps

Make your own dance music workshop open to kids as young as five

Jan 30, 2018

Jenn Grant has six nominations for the ECMA's this year.

MusicOver 100 Nova Scotian artists are nominated for ECMAs

This year’s Halifax show marks the awards' 30th anniversary

Jan 29, 2018

The Dalhousie Arts Centre.

ArtsHey, music fans: the Rebecca Cohn is about to get some love

Half the funding is coming from Ottawa, half from $1.50 ticket fee

Jan 19, 2018

New Constellations travels to Halifax next week.

MusicThe ‘travelling caravan’ visits Halifax

New Constellations aspires to bring Canadian communities together with music and literature

Dec 4, 2017

Morden will perform at 20 schools in Nova Scotia this month

Mental HealthMeet the young woman using music to combat bullying

Elsie Morden has performed at 500 schools across Canada

Nov 9, 2017

Downey says the focus of the highland arts program is for students to build confidence and positive relationships.

Community Q&A with Jermaine Downey: Piping was given to me; it’s time to give it back

Former Armed Forces captain believes North Preston bagpipe program will give youth a global reach

Mar 8, 2017

Professor Jason Brown playing guitar in his office.

The BeatlesDalhousie prof takes a unique approach to music

Jason Brown is working on a new music authentication technique

Mar 4, 2017

Bazil Donovan, bass player for Blue Rodeo.

MusicBlue Rodeo: looking back and looking ahead

Longtime bassist of Canadian country-rock royalty has a special place in his heart for Halifax

Feb 25, 2017

MusicThis Halifax band is about to explore their reggae roots

Dub Kartel spending 10 days in Kingston to perform and record with local legends

Feb 13, 2017