August 22, 2017

Instruction with master accordion players Simeonie Keenainak, Zebedee Nungaq and Jeannie Nungaq!

Qaggiavuut is now accepting applications for a mentorship workshop for young accordion players wanting to perfect their skills.

WORKSHOP DATES: Aug 25-28 2017 

PUBLIC CONCERT: Aug 27 at 4pm Elders Qammaq, Iqaluit

As part of the master class weekend, there will be a free public concert at the Elders Qamak in Iqlauit, at 4pm on Sunday August 27 with performances by the masters and students! 

This masterclass training is for accordion players aged between 15-30, August 25-28 in Iqaluit. The workshop is free for participants. Please message or email us and tell us your name, your age, and how long you've been playing accordion. A limited number of spaces are available. There is a budget available to bring some of the accordion students to Iqaluit for the workshop so please contact us as soon as possible if you are based in a community outside of Iqaluit.

Phone: 867-979-6485


Simeonie Keenainak and Ben Qassiq playing Accordion at the Alianait Festival 2016. Photo credit: Steve DuCharme.