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Interview with Métis Fiddler, Jamie Fox: Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center & Hiawatha Music Co-op Residency

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An interview and performance with Métis Fiddler, Jamie Fox, and father/guitarist Jim Fox

The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center and Hiawatha Music Co-op welcome Jamie and Jim Fox to Marquette for a residency on the Métis fiddling tradition, culminating in a concert at concert at the Whitman Commons, Thursday, November 18 at 7:30pm.

In conjunction with the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center's current exhibition, "The Seventh Fire: A Decolonizing Experience," the residency featuring fiddler Jamie Fox shines a light on the sound and heritage of Métis fiddling. She is a Métis fiddler of the Aaniih and Nakoda tribes of Montana.

We welcomed Jamie and Jim Fox, along with Dan Truckey (director/curator of the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center), to our studios for a conversation about the residency, and an in-studio performance.

Listen to the session here:

Jamie and Jim Fox in studio

About the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center's current exhibit, "The Seventh Fire: A Decolonizing Experience"

About the Métis Fiddle Concert and Residency

Kurt lives in Marquette with his family and can’t imagine living anywhere else. He loves music, games, running, being near water, and a fine cold brew coffee.
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