The Blinding Sea has just won the Award for Best Music in a Feature Film, at the Vancouver Independent Film Festival. This is the seventeenth award for the film so far.
I served as musical director, and play the piano, organ, harpsichord and chimes in the film. I share this award with seventeen wonderfully talented musicians who joined me in creating the musical track for this film.
Vocal music composed and performed by Marie Frenette
Inuit throat singers: Janet Aglukkaq and Robin Ikkutisluk
Trumpet: David Carbonneau
Saxophone and clarinet: Cameron Wallis
Irish whistle: Brad Hurley
Violin and viola: Catherine Hallmich and Laura Risk
Guitars: Pascal Desmeules and Marc Harvey
Percussion: Gilles Hébert
Choral ensemble 6-DS
It was a tremendous experience working with you all!