On Saturday, July 1st string instrument players are invited to join Arts Commons and the City of Calgary for an once-in-a-lifetime experience - Four Strong Winds: Strum n Sing Along with Ian Tyson. The city-wide flash concert of guitars, ukuleles, banjos, and even mandolins will perform together alongside legendary Alberta musician Ian Tyson and host Tim Tamashiro on Olympic Plaza to celebrate Canada 150.
Do you play the guitar, ukulele, banjo, or even the mandolin? Are you looking to be part of something bigger for Canada 150?
Here's how to get involved:
1) Sign up below and join the Facebook group for access to sheet music and insider info.
2) Practice playing Four Strong Winds, a timeless Canadian song by Ian Tyson using sheet music in the key of A or in the key of G (with a capo).
3) Arrive at Olympic Plaza on July 1st at 1:30pm ready to play and be part of something bigger for Canada 150!
No auditions or reading music required. All skill levels welcome.