Adrienne Gallant & Atlantic String Machine perform a virtual concert during the Grand Ruisseau Song Festival!

The fourth and final virtual concert during the Grand Ruisseau Song Festival, organized by the Coopérative de développement culturel et patrimonial de Mont-Carmel (CDCPMC), will take place this upcoming Sunday, September 26, at 7 p.m. and will feature Adrienne Gallant accompanied by Atlantic String Machine.

Adrienne Gallant has been singing since a very young age and has participated in numerous musicals including Le Grand Cercle during the Congrès mondial acadien 2004 in Nova Scotia. In the fall of 2018, she released her very first album titled “Ballades” Un projet père et fille and, in October 2020, she released her second album titled “Danse” Un projet père et fille 2.  Each album features songs written by her father, Paul D. Gallant, over the span of the last forty years.  During this performance, she will be accompanied by Atlantic String Machine.  Furthermore, Meaghan Blanchard will also take the stage to sing harmonies and back-up vocals.

Atlantic String Machine is a dynamic ensemble of string players who have established themselves at the forefront of new and exciting arts groups throughout the region. Their unique approach comes from a desire to keep live music relevant, transformative, and, above all, entertaining.  The group has received multiple awards from Music PEI and threenominations from the East Coast Music Awards for their albums Lost Time and The Bayfield Sessions. The band has also been featured at festivals across the country, including the Stan Rogers Folk Festival, the Vancouver Island MusicFest, Summerfolk, and Festival of Small Halls. 

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The mandate of the Coopérative de développement culturel et patrimonial de Mont-Carmel is to showcase, develop and promote the rich cultural heritage of Mont-Carmel.