SaskScapes - Episode 81 - Songs for Nature (Part 1)
Kevin Power heads to Last Mountain Lake bird sanctuary and wildlife reserve for new music camp - "Songs for Nature". A rare opportunity for high-school aged participants to be mentored by musicians and ecologists; all to inspire them to compose music influenced by their surroundings.
This is part one of a two-part podcast so be sure to listen to episode 82 following this episode.
These participants, are fun, passionate and eager to learn. The setting for this camp is nothing short of tranquil. Under the guidance of Saskatchewan's Megan Nash (singer/songwriter), Glenn Sutter (musical and research scientist), Kerry Hecker,(LML "rancher") and Ryan Hicks (music teacher) - this is a jam-packed, podcast full of great conversations, music, and bird calls.
This episode is sponsored by Royal Saskatchewan Museum through the generous funding from Environment Canada.
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