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Piece By Piece nominated for Canadian Folk Music Award!

September 26, 2013

Maria Dunn is nominated for Solo Artist of the Year for the 2013 Canadian Folk Music Awards for her 2012 recording Piece By Piece. Congratulations to all the nominees here…

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Internment Exhibit Opening, Cave and Basin, Banff

September 15, 2013

On September 13, 2013, I had the great privilege of taking part in the opening ceremony of the Parks Canada exhibit: Enemy Aliens, Prisoners of War: Canada’s First World War…

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Thank You Summerfolk!

August 26, 2013

Huge thanks to all the staff, volunteers, musicians and audiences at Summerfolk 2013! And special thanks to Shannon Johnson who finished a summer tour with her band The McDades just…

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Thank You Vancouver Folk Music Festival!

July 25, 2013

Thank you so much to all the staff, volunteers, musicians and audiences at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival this past weekend! And special thanks to Lizzy Hoyt who took time…

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Can You Blame The Poor Miner? in New Documentary Film

June 17, 2013

I’m delighted that excerpts from my song Can You Blame The Poor Miner? are included in the following new and powerful film: This Is What Democracy Sounds Like Defending The…

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“Piece By Piece” nominated for two Independent Music Awards

April 12, 2013

Maria Dunn is nominated for two 2013 Independent Music Awards: Concept Album (Piece By Piece) Story Song (Blue Lung) You can vote for Maria’s music until July 19 at:  http://www.independentmusicawards.com/ima/vote

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Listen to Maria’s recent CBC Radio One interview

January 16, 2013

On January 6, 2013, Maria spoke with Russell Bowers from Alberta’s CBC Radio One program, Day Break Alberta. If you missed the interview, here’s where you can listen online.

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Piece By Piece on “Best of 2012” Radio Lists!

January 2, 2013

I’ve been delighted to learn in the past week of several “best of 2012” radio and critic’s lists that have included the new CD, Piece By Piece in their numbers.…

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Piece By Piece #4 on Penguin Eggs “Albums of the Year for 2012”

November 27, 2012

Maria’s new CD Piece By Piece, produced by Shannon Johnson, has been voted #4 on Penguin Eggs Magazine’s “Albums of the Year for 2012“. Quite an accomplishment, given that Piece…

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