Lucy MacNeil (of the Barra MacNeils), vocals
Scott Macmillan, conductor
Kim Dunn, keyboard and backup vocals
Bruce Dixon, electric bass and backup vocals
John Alphonse, drums
Symphony Nova Scotia
On the program
Part of the Mystery
My Island Too
Home I’ll Be
Flying on Your Own
After multiple sold-out concerts in 2014 and 2017, Symphony Nova Scotia once again honours Cape Breton’s Queen of Song, Rita MacNeil. Join our orchestra and long-time Rita collaborators Scott Macmillan and Lucy MacNeil of the Barra MacNeils for a compact performance of Rita’s most loved music. Highlights include Flying on Your Own, Working Man, Home I’ll Be, and more.
Plus, Lucy and Scott sit down with host Holly Mathieson for an insightful Q&A!