Please note that, because of the reimposition of a lockdown in England, we have had to withdraw the option to see this event at The Met. This show will go ahead as a streaming only concert. Ticket buyers who have purchased to see the event in-person will be contacted.
Experience what it’s like to sit front row with one of the most-exciting Quebecois bands in the world!
The award winning and highly acclaimed Le Vent du Nord is a leading force in Québec’s progressive francophone folk movement. The group’s vast repertoire draws from both traditional sources and original compositions, while enhancing its hard-driving soulful music with a broad range of global influences.
Since its inception in August 2002, Le Vent du Nord have enjoyed meteoric success, performing well over 1,800 concerts over five continents and racking up several prestigious awards, including a Grand Prix du Disque Charles Cros, two Junos (Canada’s Grammys), a Félix at ADISQ, a Canadian Folk Music Award, and “Artist of the Year” at the North American Folk Alliance Annual Gala.
As an amazing quintet Le Vent du Nord continues to explore new sounds with stunning vocal arrangements. These five friends creating intense, joyful and dynamic live performances that expand the bounds of tradition in striking directions.
This virtual performance by the band, streaming live from Canada, will use high definition cameras giving up close and personal shots, and professional sound design for an optimum listening experience.
Dates & Times
Tickets on-sale until 7.45pm on Friday 6 November.
The link for the concert will be emailed to you in the week of the performance.
“There must be few souls alive who could resist Le Vent du Nord’s boundless joie de vivre... a jubilant maelstrom of prodigiously bouncy dance-tunes... hurdy-gurdy, accordion, bouzouki, piano, jaw-harp, guitar and electric bass, garlanded with lustily compelling five-part vocals.”Orkney Festival
“Quant aux qualités musicales de ces formidables artistes, elles ne soulèvent pas le milligramme d’un doute. Le choix des références, les actualisations, les réformes, l’innovation, la qualité de l’exécution.”Alain Brunet, La Presse.ca
“Ordinarily, two hours of music in a language peoples doesn’t understand might be tedious, but LVDN is anything but tedious.”Fairbanks AK