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NEWS: Iqaluit June 28, 2016 - 11:20 am

Photo: String games: guitars, fiddles and… bouzoukis?

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Fancy some jigs? Local Iqaluit string players join Alianait performers Thomas Callister and Adam Rhodes, from the Isle of Man, and Mongolia's Nasanjargal Ganbold for a workshop on a sunny afternoon in Iqaluit's Elder's Qammaq, June 30. For you guitar aficionados, Adam Rhodes is playing a
Fancy some jigs? Local Iqaluit string players join Alianait performers Thomas Callister and Adam Rhodes, from the Isle of Man, and Mongolia's Nasanjargal Ganbold for a workshop on a sunny afternoon in Iqaluit's Elder's Qammaq, June 30. For you guitar aficionados, Adam Rhodes is playing a "bouzouki". The Greek instrument is slightly smaller than a guitar and is played similar to a mandolin. The Alianait Arts Festival, which featured a rich roster of music, theatre and other performance, wrapped up July 3. (PHOTO BY STEVE DUCHARME)

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