Upcoming shows

Date Monday October 10th 2:00 PM
Show Gentle Warriors
Venue Sarah Denny Cultural Center
Date Monday October 10th 7:30 PM
Show Master and Apprentice
Venue Judique Community Centre

Lewis MacKinnon

Nova Scotia

Lewis MacKinnon is a singer, musician, and poet born in Inverness, Cape Breton, and raised in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. A fluent Gaelic speaker, Lewis has released two albums--one of Gaelic songs, A’ Seo / Here (2006) and one of English songs, Making More of It (2010)--and two books of poems, Famhair: Agus Dàin Ghàidhlig Eile / Giant: And Other Gaelic Poems (2008) and Rudan Mì-bheanailteach is an Cothroman, Dàin / Intangible Possibilities, Poems (2014). In 2011, Lewis was awarded the Scottish Bardic Crown, making him the the first non-Scottish official bard (poet laureate) of the Royal National Mod.