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ECECP: Snapshot Featurettes - Shari McKay

Love at first sight: Shari McKay tells the story of her grandparents marriage. A "Snapshot Featurette" from the East and Central European Communities Project: Communities and Cultures in Cape Breton. Here is a clip of footage taken from Shari McKay from the Polish community in Whitney Pier, filmed in 2012. Shari explains the how her grandmother came to Canada.

Sea Winds and Immigrant Songs

Bat Out of Hell Kozachok: During the Mnohaya'lita exhibit and anniversary celebrations in 2012, a concert was held entitled Sea Winds and Immigrant Songs. Please click on the photo to listen to bandurist Julian Kytasty and fiddler Colin Grant play a musical piece called "Bat Out of Hell Kozachok".

St. Cecilia's Choir

St. Cecilia's Choir from St. Mary's Polish Church performed a tribute concert with the Men of the Deeps for their centenary on July 6th and 2013. Here are three video clips from that concert and this heavenly choir:


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