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"A charming pro that holds his own against time and tide in fine style, it's easy to say this is as good as white boy blues gets..."

Midwest Record.com Jan 12, 2017

"Manitoba Hal Brolund brings a sturdy voice and a whole lot of ukulele dazzle..."

Roots Music Report Jan 14, 2017

"Never been a huge fan of the ukulele, but as Hal’s main instrument it might be time to change my mind.  His playing is percussive and adroit has he combines originals with cuts by Robert Johnson, Bukka White, Mississippi John Hurt, BB King, and more..."

John Kereiff The Rock Doctor! Jan 26, 2017

Past Festival Appearances

Manitoba Hal has been featured as a headline act at

ukulele and blues festivals around the world.

Here are a few of the hightlights.

 

2019

 

We Love Ukulele Festival, Coquitlam, BC - 2019

Founders Days, Shelburne, NS - 2019

Kempt Shore Acoustic Festival, Kempt Shore, NS - 2019

Parbulele Ukulele Festival, Parbold, UK - 2019

Uke-A-Bay Festival, Colwyn, UK - 2019

Coal Shed Festival, Yarmouth, NS - 2019

La Have Folk Festival, LA Have, NS 2019

Calgary Ukulele Festival, Calgary, AB - 2019

Dock Street Uke Camp, Shelburne, NS - 2019

International Ukulele Ceilidh, Liverpool, NS - 2019

Ukulele Institute of the Czech Republic, Zeliv, CZ - 2019

2018

 

4 String Festival - Kawhia, NZ - 2018

Newcastle Ukulele Festival, Newcastle, AUS - 2018

La Have Folk Festival, La Have, NS - 2018

Coal Shed Festival, Yarmouth, NS - 2018

Songs At Sea Level, Shelburne, NS - 2018

Founders Days, Shelburne, NS - 2018

Ukulele Festival of Wales, Swansea, UK - 2018

Upton Ukulele Festival, Upton, UK - 2018

Biddulph Ukulele Day, Biddulph, UK - 2018

Winchester Ukulele Festival, Winchester, UK - 2018

Ukulele Festival of Scotland, Dumfries, UK - 2018

Saskatoon Blues Festival - Saskatoon, SK - 2018

2017

Uke Fest Du Nord - Quebec City, QC - 2017

4 String Festival - Kawhia, NZ - 2017

Spruke, Brisbane, AUS - 2017

Dock Street Uke Camp, Shelburne, NS - 2017

La Have Folk Festival, La Have, NS - 2017

Coal Shed Festival, Yarmouth, NS - 2017

Songs at Sea Level, Shelburne, NS - 2017

Riverfront Jubilee, New Glasgow, NS - 2017

Donnacona Blues Festival, Donnacona, QC - 2017

Banks Schoolhouse Festival, Inverness, NS - 2017

Kamloops Ukulele Festival, Sorento, BC - 2017

Orangeville Blues & Jazz Festival, Orangeville, ON - 2017

2016

Tampa Ukulele Getaway, St Petersburg, FL - 2016

Dock Street Uke Camp, Shelburne, NS - 2016

Banks Schoolhouse Festival, Inverness, NS - 2016

LaHave Folk Festival, LaHave, NS - 2016

New Jersey Ukulele Festival, Whippany, NJ - 2016

Coal Shed Festival, Yarmouth, NS - 2016

Knotty By Nature Festival, Lunenburg, NS  - 2016

Ukulele Cabaret 7, Orleans, MA - 2016

Winchester Ukulele Festival, Winchester, UK - 2016

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival, Huddersfield, UK - 2016

Ukulele Festival of Scotland, Dumfries, UK - 2016

2015

Dock Street Uke Camp, Shelburne, NS - 2015

LaHave Folk Festival, LaHave, NS - 2015

Coal Shed Festival, Yarmouth, NS - 2015

Songs From Sea Level, Shelburne, NS  - 2015

Atlantic Blues Festival,  Lunenburg, NS  - 2015

Czech Republic Ukulele Festival, Prague, CZ - 2015

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival, Huddersfield, UK - 2015

Hebden Bridge Folk & Blues Festival, Hebden Bridge, UK - 2015

 

 

 

2014

Melbourne Ukulele Festival, Melbourne, AUS - 2014

Sunshine Coast Ukulele Festival, Imbil, AUS - 2014

Ukulele Festival of Southern Florida, Fort Lauderdale, FL - 2014

Smokin' Blues Fest, Fox Mountain, NS - 2014

Nanaimo Aloha Ukulele Festival, Nanaimo, BC - 2014

Montreal Uke Festival, Montreal, QC - 2014

Dock Street Uke Camp, Shelburne, NS - 2014

2013

International Ukulele Ceilidh, Liverpool, NS - 2013

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival, Pontefract, UK - 2013

Ukulele Cabaret, Orleans, MA - 2010, 2013

Spruke Ukulele Festival, Brisbane, AUS - 2013 

Stratford Garlic Festival, Stratford, ON - 2013 

Islands Folk Festival, Duncan, BC - 2008, 2013 

Vancouver Island MusicFest, Comox, BC - 2013 

Orangeville Blues & Jazz Festival, Orangeville, ON - 2013

2012

Dock Street Uke Camp, Shelburne, NS - 2012

LaHave Folk Festival, LaHave, NS - 2012

Cairns Ukulele Festival, Cairns, AUS - 2012 

Ukulele Festival of Great Britian, Cheltenham, GB - 2012

Fred Eaglesmith Charity Picnic, Aylmer, ON - 2012

Live From the Rock, Red Rock, ON - 2012 

Tall Ships Festival, Shelburne, NS - 2012 

2011

Tampa Ukulele Getaway, Tarpon Springs, FL - 2011

International Ukulele Ceilidh, Liverpool, NS - 2011

 LaHave Folk Festival, LaHave, NS - 2011

FinnWest, Vancouver, BC - 2011 

Fred Eaglesmith Charity Picnic, Aylmer, ON - 2011

Kitchener Blues Festival, Kitchener, ON - 2011

2010

Orangeville Blues & Jazz Festival, Orangeville, ON - 2010 

Live From the Rock, Red Rock, ON - 2010 

Trout Forest Music Festival, Ear Falls, ON - 2010 

2008 (and earlier)

New York Uke Fest - New York, NY - 2008 

Home County Folk Festival - London, ON - 2008 

Le Zaricot Blues Festival - Ste Hyacinthe, QC - 2008

Live From the Rock, Red Rock, ON - 2008 

Trout Forest Music Festival, Ear Falls, ON - 2006 

International Ukulele Ceilidh, Liverpool, NS - 2007

International Ukulele Ceilidh, Liverpool, NS - 2005

Shelter Valley Folk Festival - Grafton, ON - 2005

Live From the Rock, Red Rock, ON - 2005

Summerfolk – Owen Sound, ON - 2005

Trout Forest Music Festival, Ear Falls, ON - 2005

Thunder Bay Blues Festival - Thunder Bay, ON - 2005

Great Canadian Ukulele Expo - Winnipeg, MB - 2005 

Great Canadian Ukulele Expo - Winnipeg, MB - 2004

Live From the Rock, Red Rock, ON - 2004

Trout Forest Music Festival, Ear Falls, ON - 2004

Brandon Folk Music and Arts Festival - Brandon, MB - 2004

Filberg Arts Festival - Comox BC - 2004

Trout Forest Music Festival, Ear Falls, ON - 2003

Summer Solstice Festival - Gravelbourg, SK - 2003 

Peterborough Folk Festival - Peterborough, ON - 2003

Live From the Rock, Red Rock, ON - 2003

Winnipeg Folk Festival - Winnipeg, MB - 2002 

Ukulele Hall of Fame - New York, USA - 2001 

Brandon Folk Music and Arts Festival - Brandon, MB - 1996 

Saskatoon Blues Festival - Saskatoon, SK - 1999 

Swift Current Blues Festival - Swift Current, SK - 1999 

Mid-Winter Blues Festival - Regina, SK - 1998

 Ness Creek Music Festival - Big River, SK - 1998

 

 

 

 

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