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Vishtèn

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.

The group is a leading exponent of Acadian music, which is the ancestor of today’s Cajun music, and is centered in the French-Canadian regions of New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.

“They’re one of the few groups in the world playing Acadian music, and they’re absolutely the best.” - Trad Connect.

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

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

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When

  • Fri Oct 6 2017, 8.30pm-10.30pm

Where

The Meteor Theatre
1 Victoria Street
Hamilton

Ticket Information

Student concession: $27.50
Group of 10 or more: $33.50
Early Bird: $32.50

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Restrictions

General admission, licensed

Contact

Benny Marama
Phone 0274280748
Email benny@themeteor.co.nz

1 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
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