Sponsored by Friends of the Festival
Sat., Sept. 28, 1:15pm: Family Show, Festival Tent
Donna Rhodenizer and Andy Duinker are the international performing duo, Donna & Andy. Their musical excellence has been recognized with a Juno nomination and multiple ECMA awards.
Donna & Andy have performed for over 600,000 audience members at schools, festivals and stages throughout Canada and overseas, entertaining children and families with an interactive musical performance using fiddle, accordion, keyboard, guitar and even a Newfoundland Ugly stick. Their signature vocals, instrumental diversity, comedy, and lots of audience participation guarantee an enjoyable performance for all.
Their recordings for children have received multiple provincial, regional and/or national nominations and awards:
- Blue Skies and Pirates (ECMA nomination)
- Dinosaurs, Dragons and Me (ECMA nomination, Music NS Award, JUNO nomination)
- It’s Christmas Time (ECMA nomination)
- Computer Cat (ECMA Award for Children’s Recording of the Year, Music NS nomination)
- La vie pour moi (ECMA Award for Children’s Recording of the Year, Music NS Award for Francophone Recording of the Year)
At this year’s festival, this duo will entertain all the children, young and old!