Unity festival showcases Indigenous talent – Simcoe Reformer

Unity festival showcases Indigenous talent – Simcoe Reformer

by ahnationtalk on July 27, 202251 Views

Jul 26, 2022

Live music returned to Six Nations with a showcase of Indigenous talent that included a Juno-award winning singer and a world champion hoop dancer.

Ascension Harjom who won the teen division hoop dance world championships in 2018, and two-time Juno award-winning singer Derek Miller, performed at the Six Nations Unity Festival Friday. The event, held at The Gathering by the Grand Conference Centre on Chiefswood Road, also featured Lacey Hill, Jace Martin and Semiah Smith.

“It just felt like the right time to have a festival like this,” Martin said. “We wanted everyone, performers and the audience to feel safe and we really didn’t want to rush into anything.

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