The Northern Troubadours
The Northern Troubadours hail from Edmonton and their band leader is Johnny Barteski,fiddle and vocals.Johnny is from Invermay,Saskatchewan originally. Paul Chychul is featured on dulcimer ('Tsymbaly') and these tunes are sure to get you hopping or make you want to hold your sweetheart close. Their label is Heritage Records and their discography includes several 12" LP vinyl releases. These now elderly gentlemen have played at countless weddings and parties,and have been mainly a local phenomenon.It just so happens that they are now being promoted to specialty radio and their kind of music is very important to Canadian heritage,and it is important that this heritage is not lost.