Yukon Women in Music (YWIM)

 

YWIM is a volunteer run organization that meets regularly to organize concerts, workshops and fund raising events, as well as to provide networking opportunities for women in Whitehorse  and Yukon communities.

YWIM provides resources for women musicians in Yukon including:

• workshops  • song writing • performance • mentorship

Latest News

Finale Cook Shack Concert ~ Twin Lakes Campground

Join us for the final concert of the 2018 summer season of Cook Shack Sessions on Saturday, September 21, at the Twin Lakes Campground...6:30pm   As always, this concert is free to the public; there'll be a jam after the concert at…

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JamFest at Marsh Lake! June 1 - 3!

News about JAMFEST at Marsh Lake! We present…our amazing instructors!!! 

  • Guitarist, teacher and vocalist Brenda Lee Katerenchuk will be teaching beginning and intermediate classes on guitar (www.brendaleemusic.com) 
  • Well-known piano teacher Roslyn Wilson is stepping out and sharing another of her…

Marsh Lake awaits you...

JAMFEST at Marsh Lake is happening! Register soon –it’s filling up! 

We have a terrific lineup of instructors for guitar, bass, ukulele, piano, mandolin, voice, djembe, percussion, harmonica, and more! Take group classes, then take a private lesson from one

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Cook Shack Sessions 2018!

Coming soon to a campground near you...

Free, Family Friendly Arts and Music in Yukon Campgrounds.  Music and campgrounds naturally go together.  Come out and enjoy professional entertainment performed by YWIM members in selected campgrounds throughout the Yukon…

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Music Skills Training Series 2018

YWIM presents: Sound Level 1 with Erica Heyligers 

 

The first in a series of Performance Workshops funded by the Cultural Industries Training Fund will be offered on March 10th, 2018.

Come learn how to set…

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LARA LEWIS ALBUM RELEASE CONCERT

Thursday, October 19, 7:30pm 
Old Fire Hall, Whitehorse 

Join Lara and her friends: Jordy Walker (guitar and whirly things), Daniel Bouck (bass), Graeme Peters (drums), Danette Readman (guitar) and Micah Smith (keys and whirly things) at the Old Fire…

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YWIM hosts Canada 150 Tatshenshini River event!

Yukon Women in Music is partnering with Canadian Heritage Rivers to honour the Tatshenshini River - this weekend - August 12, at Million Dollar Falls.  Family-friendly event includes First Nation dancing, storytelling, artisan demonstrations, crafting activities from 1 - 5 followed by…

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Conrad Summer Acoustic Music Camp June 2 - 4, 2017



 

Conrad Summer Acoustic Music  Camp 2017

This coming June 2-4, 2017, near the Venus Mine site (2 miles past the Conrad Campground towards Skagway), YWIM is offering an opportunity for emerging to intermediate musicians to camp, play acoustic music and…

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Cook Shack Sessions 2017!

Cook Shack Sessions 2017! 

It’s that time of year again…Yay! 

The call went out to the YWIM membership in early spring to apply to participate in this summers’ Cook Shack Sessions – Concerts in the campgrounds. We managed to…

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Call out for YWIM musicians!

Call out for YWIM musicians! 

Cook Shack Sessions 2017 - Acoustic Concerts in the Campgrounds 

Though the budgets are still being worked on, and we are waiting to hear on some of the funding,  here is the line…

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Upcoming YWIM Events 2018

Previous events

YWIM COOK SHACK SESSIONS 2016

Teslin Campground, Teslin, Yukon

Acoustic music in the campgrounds. Performances by local YWIM musicians. FREE! Family Friendly! Door Prizes! Music jam after concert. CD's for sale!

YUKON WOMEN IN MUSIC Coffee House Concert

RecPlex, Whitehorse

Saturday, November 21st, 8:00PM Lots of talent! Meagan Haddock BJ McLean Kate Weekes Selina Hayligers-Hare Kendra Hotson

10$ Admission

Sep25

YWIM AGM

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Westmark (Tagish Room)

Yukon Women in Music AGM is this Friday, September 25th, at 5:30 at the Westmark (Tagish Room). Come join us to hear what Yukon Women in Music has been up to for the last year, and what our plans are for the upcoming year and how you can get involved

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