en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Canada

The music of Canada has reflected the diverse influences that have shaped the country. Indigenous Peoples , the Irish, British, and the French have all made unique contributions to the musical heritage of Canada. The music has subsequently been heavily influenced by American culture ... Ecole des Ursulines and The Ursuline Convent are among North America's ...

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Canadian art refers to the visual as well as plastic arts (such as sculpture) originating from the ... linguistic or regional groups, the most common regional distinctions being: ... One of the instruments of this policy was the Indian Act, which banned ... de Champlain made sketches of North American territory as they explored, ...

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Music has had a home in North America for the thousands of years that Indians ... of the playing of the "trumpets and other musical instruments" at HOCHELAGA ... training in church music than in the decorative arts - but some priests applied .... a frequent entertainment by professional companies, including those from New ...

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Apr 13, 2011 ... The diversity of Aboriginal life and music in Canada has been recognized by ... vocal, with drums, rattles and flutes serving as common instruments. ..... the local community as well as artists from other regions in North America.

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Proprietary songs and dances are punctuated by extra-musical effects provided by ... in the region—a result of commercial tourism up the coast of North America ... Department of Musical Instruments, The Metropolitan Museum of Art ... The United States and Canada, 1800–1900 A.D. · The United States, 1600–1800 A.D.  ...

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Made and used throughout the Pacific, musical instruments play integral roles in contexts ranging from religious rites to secular entertainment.” ... Flutes are made in all regions of Oceania except Australia. Predominantly .... Department of Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, The Metropolitan Museum of Art. January ...

www.britannica.com/art/Native-American-music

On the northwest coast of North America, the right to perform ancestral songs .... Each region uses characteristic musical instruments, sometimes without ... North American Indians (i.e., those in present-day Canada and the United ..... Music, art concerned with combining vocal or instrumental sounds for beauty of form or…

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In the performing arts this includes musical instruments, masks, costumes ... Often , traditional art forms are turned into commodities in the name of entertainment ...

www.historymuseum.ca/cmc/exhibitions/tresors/immigration/imf0600e.shtml

Musical Instruments and the History of Immigration in Canada ... himself, and he has sold his instruments in North America and countries abroad, including Italy. ... Over the years, the many Ukrainian arts councils, dance troupes and community ... In addition to providing much needed entertainment, a link with the homeland,  ...