9 thoughts on “ Explore The Music Of Loreena McKennitt

  1. Loreena Isabel Irene McKennitt, CM OM CD (born February 17, ) is a Canadian musician, composer, harpist, accordionist, and pianist who writes, records and performs world music with Celtic and Middle Eastern themes. McKennitt is known for her refined and clear dramatic soprano vocals. She has sold more than 14 million records worldwide.
  2. Singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Loreena McKennitt is one of Canada's most beloved national artists, a folk chanteuse, and a new age troubadour who made her breakthrough in the mid-'80s with her literate and oft-experimental focus on Celtic-tinged traditional and original material, coupled with her haunting harp playing.
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  4. The Music of Loreena McKennitt. Posted by Avellina Balestri on May 08, A Legacy of Love That Makes Us Strong. It all started one Christmas as I rummaged through the CD racks at the library, in search of Christmas music different than the usual run-of-the-mill. I had several gigs lined up for the season, and planned on singing “Coventry.
  5. Jan 01,  · Editors’ Notes Loreena McKennitt's music captures a unique space in modern times. Her Celtic-infused mystical folk music addresses both the deep history that comes with centuries-old ballads and a forward-thinking musical ambience. McKennitt has sold more than 14 million records in a career that has spanned 30 years, eight studio albums, two GRAMMY nominations, and two Juno .
  6. Apr 03,  · Still others explore the meaning of love such as “The Two Trees” by William Butler Yeats, and others delve into the essence of human suffering such as “The Stolen Child”, also by Yeats. I think the ultimate meaning behind the music of Loreena McKennitt is that.
  7. John: Our guest this week on Art of the Song is Canadian singer/composer Loreena McKennitt. In a career spanning three decades, Loreena’s eclectic Celtic music has won critical acclaim worldwide and Gold, Platinum, and Multi-Platinum status in 15 countries across four continents.
  8. McKennitt reflects the multi-culturalism in arrangements that mix the half-tone intervals and familiar instruments of the Aryan north with the quarter-tone intervals and dumbeg, oud, and tamboura of the Semitic south. The results are often intoxicating, even if the /5().

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