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Ali Romanow is a multi-instrumentalist and music educator based in British Columbia. Competent on a variety of instruments Ali also brings her captivating vocals, original writing and arranging to whatever project she is currently focused on. When she is not on the road with Vancouver indie collective the Fugitives, Ali spends her time in Courtenay BC, where she directs the FolkHarmonic Orchestra,
Wendy is passionate about all aspects of music - organizing workshops, teaching, collaborating, and playing. From her living room to being on-stage stage to time in the studio, Wendy sings, plays guitar, accordion, upright bass, ukulele and fiddle. She plays a broad variety of genres, ranging from Celtic, folk, gypsy jazz, Brazilian choro, to French café music, and western swing. Wendy has the great pleasure of teaching accordion, guitar, ukulele and fiddle to kids of all ages in Courtenay, BC.
Karla Mundy is a vibrant, soulful and diverse vocalist, pianist, arranger and choir leader. Karla conducts four Vancouver community choirs, leads harmony singing workshops and performs extensively throughout BC and Alberta. Karla is a founding member of 'The Shirleys' -an all-female acapella sextet, 'TriVo' - vocal trio with Brian Tate and Dawn Pemberton and 'Plough' -an old-time string quartet. Karla specializes in world vocal traditions and rhythms and is passionate about 'getting the music off the page' and learning to embody the rhythm of the music.