- Winner of the Music PEI 2012 Roots Traditional Recording of the Year
- Nominated for the ECMA 2012 Roots Traditional Group Recording of the Year
- Nominated for two 2013 Canadian Folk Music Awards
TEN STRINGS AND A GOAT SKIN, a young bilingual traditional /folk/ fusion trio celebrating the music of the Irish, Acadian, French & Maritime cultures, is known for a rare musicality that belies the musicians ages. Integrating modern & world rhythms with traditional & original tunes, they create a fiery, contagious & unique sound that is increasingly catching the attention of Canadian & international stages. With humor and seemingly ceaseless energy, Jesse Périard, Rowen and Caleb Gallant ignite onstage as Ten Strings And A Goat Skin.
"These three young guys are extraordinary musicians and they are unlike any trad/Acadian band you’ve ever heard. You’ve got to see them to believe them."
The Carleton, Halifax Urban Folk Festival
"After seeing Ten Strings And A Goat Skin recently I am determined to open as many doors as I can for them… They have advanced from playing music to becoming the music… Their connecting with the audience and bringing the traditions forward to a style that is clearly their own, now prepares them for the International stage…"
Director, Skye Theatre Performing Arts Centre
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