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Suzie LeBlanc / David Greenberg / Alexander Weimann / Nick Halley

La Veillée de Noel

€ 19.95
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  • Type CD
  • Label Atma Classique
  • UPC 0722056252324
  • Catalog number ACD 22523
  • Release date 08 November 14

About the album

• Suzie LeBlanc returns to her roots with Christmas in the Cradle of Acadia, a recording of traditional songs from the
collection Berceau de l’Acadie [Cradle of Acadia]. Originating from various regions in France, most of these songs
were sung by the Acadians of the Memramcook valley in New Brunswick.

• Though Suzie LeBlanc and her collaborators have taken a folk or Baroque approach to most of the songs in Christmas
in the Cradle of Acadia, some of them receive a more modern treatment influenced by jazz or swing. LeBlanc is
accompanied by veteran musicians with whom she has worked for many years: violinist David Greenberg,who played
on both her previous ATMA albums of Acadian music, Tout Passe and La Mer Jolie; percussionist Nick Halley; and
harpsichordist Alexander Weimann, with whom she has collaborated on many early music projects.

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