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SaskScapes podcast highlights stories of arts, culture and heritage in Saskatchewan.

SaskScapes podcast highlights stories of arts, culture and heritage in Saskatchewan.
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Saskatoon, Canada

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SaskScapes podcast highlights stories of arts, culture and heritage in Saskatchewan.

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@SaskScapes

Language:

English


Episodes

SaskScapes - Episode 82 - Songs for Nature (part 2)

5/14/2017
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Kevin Power heads to Last Mountain Lake bird sanctuary and wildlife reserve for new music camp - "Songs for Nature". A rare opportunity for high-school aged participants to be mentored by musicians and ecologists; all to inspire them to compose music influenced by their surroundings. This is part two of a two-part podcast so be sure to listen to the previous episode 81 for the full story. These participants, are fun, passionate and eager to learn. The setting for this camp is nothing...

Duration: 01:37:13


SaskScapes - Episode 81 - Songs for Nature (Part 1)

5/14/2017
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Kevin Power heads to Last Mountain Lake bird sanctuary and wildlife reserve for new music camp - "Songs for Nature". A rare opportunity for high-school aged participants to be mentored by musicians and ecologists; all to inspire them to compose music influenced by their surroundings. This is part one of a two-part podcast so be sure to listen to episode 82 following this episode. These participants, are fun, passionate and eager to learn. The setting for this camp is nothing short of...

Duration: 01:12:29


SaskScapes - Episode 80 - Life is a story...tell it well.

10/8/2016
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This episode is sponsored by the Saskatchewan History and Folklore Society: inspiring, celebrating, investigating and sharing Saskatchewan's rich historical and folkloric traditions. Visit the SHFS on their Facebook page as well! ================================================ It's Culture Days 2016! This episode was recorded live in Saskatoon during the SHFS hosted story-sharing gathering. "Life is a story...tell it well" was the theme and the great folks included in this podcast did...

Duration: 01:03:19


SaskScapes - episode 79 - Living Heritage

9/30/2016
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This episode is sponsored by HERITAGE SASKATCHEWAN Heritage Saskatchewan is the collective voice of all those who value heritage in our province. As knowledge brokers and pathfinders, Heritage Saskatchewan raises awareness of Living Heritage. =============================================== In this episode Kevin is joined by Dale Jarvis and Kristin Catherwood who have been on tour through Saskatchewan offering guest lectures and workshops on Intangible Cultural Heritage and keeping our...

Duration: 01:03:42


SaskScapes - Episode 78 - The Provincial Heritage Fair

6/1/2016
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This episode is sponsored by Heritage Saskatchewan. Heritage Saskatchewan is the collective voice of all those who value heritage in Saskatchewan. As knowledge-brokers and pathfinders, Heritage Saskatchewan raises awareness of Living Heritage. Join Kevin Power at the Provincial Heritage Fair held in Regina in May 2016. The Heritage Fair program is a student-centered, inquiry learning opportunity to explore Saskatchewan and Canada. For the past 20 years teachers and students from across...

Duration: 01:09:19


SaskScapes - Episode 77 - The Saskatchewan Archaeological Society

5/4/2016
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Join Kevin Power and members of the Saskatchewan Archaeological Society at their 53rd annual gathering. We all have archeology - it's what connects us. You'll be amazed at just how far back Saskatchewan's history has been traced through the discovery of artifacts. But you'll also hear some great conversations about engaging youth through the work being done by the Society, and the importance of telling the STORY behind the objects found. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY SASKCULTURE...

Duration: 01:20:07


SaskScapes - Episode 76- Intangible Cultural Heritage

3/30/2016
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THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY SASKCULTURE. TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT HOW SASKCULTURE IS NURTURING CULTURAL ENGAGEMENT IN SASKATCHEWAN VISIT:www.saskculture.caandwww.iheartculture.ca ============================================== We often think of our heritage as those things which are tangible. Buildings, artifacts, paintings: those items to be found in museums and galleries. But what about the intangible aspects of our heritage? Those things which help tell your story, the story of your...

Duration: 00:59:16


SaskScapes - Episode 75 - It's all about family

3/21/2016
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THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY SASKCULTURE. TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT HOW SASKCULTURE IS NURTURING CULTURAL ENGAGEMENT IN SASKATCHEWAN VISIT: www.saskculture.caand www.iheartculture.ca ============================================== It's said that behind every great artist there stands a great team, and part of that team is the family. Kevin Power is joined by the parents of two performers (ALEXIS NORMAND & FARIDEH OLSEN) from ROSIE AND THE RIVETERS (www.rosieandtheriveters.com), and the parents...

Duration: 01:20:10


SaskScapes - Episode 74 - with guest Harold Hague

12/14/2015
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It's the final episode of 2015! Happy holidays to you all. Kevin Power is joined by WWII veteran Harold Hague, who, at the young age of 94 shows no sign of slowing down. Harold shares some heroic tales from his time serving overseas, reminding us, that in war, nobody wins. Harold is joined by his wife Jan who is an artist in her own right and certainly has enough to keep herself busy during her own retirement. Regina residents will know Harold as the owner of Loggie's Shoes, part of the...

Duration: 01:01:45


SaskScapes - Episode 73 - with guest Dominga Robinson

12/2/2015
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Kevin Power is joined by his guest Dominga Robinson in a discussion about interracial marriage, identity perceptions, racism, and internalized racism. Dominga has drawn from the very best of her cultural background, using this knowledge to develop a strong identity founded on her own truth. Dominga paints an honest and inspirational portrait of her past, present and dreams for the future. ============================================== SaskScapes is a podcast featuring the stories of arts,...

Duration: 01:03:12


SaskScapes - Episode 72 - Urban Canvas

11/22/2015
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Saskatoon Community Youth Arts Programming (SCYAP) offers a unique employment experience known as URBAN CANVAS. After an hiatus period, Urban Canvas is back with massive support from the city of Saskatoon and the province of Saskatchewan. At-risk youth learn the vital skills to propel them forward in life using art and culture as a tool. Kevin Power is joined by past participants who are now instructors at SCYAP, as well as current participants. Together they share the personal impact this...

Duration: 01:14:15


SaskScapes - Episode 71 - The B.E.A.T.S. Program

11/19/2015
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Recognize, improvise, adapt and thrive. Those are the key skills which lay the ground work for a phenomenal program in North Battleford called B.E.A.T.S. (Building Expression and Awareness Through Theatre and Sound). Created by Alan Corbeil, a North Battleford social worker, in partnership with the Living Sky School Division and the provincial Ministry of Social Services, the program targets at-risk youth and teaches them the skills that set a course for a future full of hope. B.E.A.T.S....

Duration: 01:08:02


SaskScapes - Episode 70 - with guest Jeffery Straker

11/16/2015
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SaskScapes turns 70 and what better way to celebrate than with the man who has provided the theme music for the podcast since episode one. Saskatchewan born singer/songwriter Jeffery Straker has established himself as one of the most successful (and busiest) artists this province has produced, and has gone on to international acclaim. Kevin Power joins Jeffery in a conversation that is more fun than two people ought to have in a podcast! And, it's another "6 degrees" moment as Jeffery...

Duration: 00:51:47


SaskScapes - Episode 68 - School Stories

11/9/2015
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It's great to be back in Meadow Lake, and this time Kevin Power heads off to school! This episode features conversations and stories with two high school classes over two days. The school: Carpenter High School. The stories: funny, silly, and touching. Does it make you wish you could live your high school years again?! ============================================== SaskScapes is a podcast featuring the stories of arts, culture and heritage in Saskatchewan. The series is produced and hosted...

Duration: 01:01:38


SaskScapes - Episode 67 - Culture Days in Kamsack

11/6/2015
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Join Kevin Power in this 3rd episode during the Culture Days weekend in Saskatchewan. In this episode Kevin visits the community of Kamsack where once again food is front and centre; baked goods, ethnic cuisine and even lessons in butter churning. Bannock making, lessons in history, First Nations song and dance, and Doukhobor tradition are all part of Kamsack's rich cultural fabric. ============================================== SaskScapes is a podcast featuring the stories of arts,...

Duration: 01:15:40


SaskScapes - Episode 66 - Culture Days in Preeceville

10/31/2015
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It's another Culture Days episode! Join Kevin Power as he heads to Preeceville, SK after spending time in Yorkton (episode 65). The Preeceville Heritage Museum committee pulls out all the stops with an "Ethnic Desert Night". Prepare to have your salivary glands activated as several of Kevin's guests talk about their cultural background and how the dishes they've prepared tie in with their heritage. You'll also hear from Lorne, one of Preeceville's former history teachers who talks about...

Duration: 00:46:09


SaskScapes - Episode 65 - Culture Days in Yorkton

10/29/2015
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It's a Culture Days 2015 retrospective as Kevin Power travels to Yorkton to explore how that community celebrates during the nation wide movement honouring ourculture. This is Kevin's first stop during the weekend, but as you'll see, there is a common theme in all three of the Culture Day's podcast episodes coming up. That theme is FOOD! This episode features coffee talk and the sounds and smells in the kitchen where East Indian food is prepared by locals, and shared with dozens of Yorkton...

Duration: 01:05:00


SaskScapes - Episode 64 - The Happy Nun Story Slam

10/22/2015
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Kevin Power travels to one of the smallest towns in Saskatchewan with one of the top restaurants in the Province! The Happy Nun Cafe (www.thehappynuncafe.com), located in Forget, has all the ambience of a country cafe with a menu that is as sophisticated as they come. The Happy Nun is a dream come true for owner/chef Katie Vinge, and this podcast is a dream come true for Kevin. Welcome to the first SaskScapes story slam recorded live on site. Patrons dine on a delicious menu and brave...

Duration: 01:00:51


SaskScapes - Episode 63 - with guest Gary Edwards

10/17/2015
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Gary Edwards is a Cultural Support Provider for Residential School Survivors at All Nations Hope in Regina. A survivor himself, Garywas rounded up by a gunboat and issued to a residential school in Ile Ste. Croix at the age of 2. Gary talks about his experience,paintingpictures with his words- his phrasing almost poetic. He speaks of his journey to healing, the Indigenous way of life, and the many guides who have supported him on his path. It is my hope, as it is Gary's, that someone hears...

Duration: 01:03:52


SaskScapes - Episode 62 - "6 degrees of Taron"

10/12/2015
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If you ever find yourself playing a Saskatchewan music trivia game you'll want this guy on your team! And if you are ever in search of the perfect Saskatchewanian to be the subject of a "6 degrees of separation" game, well look no further! Taron Cochrane has received many accolades in our province and it's likely because every cell of his being vibrates with the Saskatchewan music scene. But beyond that, Taron tirelessly gives of his time and talents in so many ways; driven by passion,...

Duration: 00:56:00

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