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At last count Ian has released 44 albums. His last two albums, Let It Go and Te Na Gadino were released in 2018. As well, Ian has written several plays, the most recent production being A
Summer - A Fair
, which enjoyed a successful summer tour in 2018.

Ian has received several awards for his music, he holds an honourary doctorate from Lakehead University and a Distinguished Alumni Award from Trent University. He is a fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society.

In the winter of 2019, Ian taught a songwriting course for Chelsea teenagers at the Mill Road Community Space, in Chelsea, through the auspices of City Folk and Bluesfest. He also completed work on his play Nun of It, and recently headlined at the Ottawa’s Grassroots Music Festival. Ian has written several articles on music for the Roots Music Canada website.

This summer, Ian will be guiding expeditions with Adventure Canada and Students on Ice around Ireland, Scotland and the High Arctic.

More info on Facebook!

Earlier Event: 8 July
Later Event: 22 July