What Happened to Loreena McKennitt fiance?

Personal tragedy and hiatus In July 1998, McKennitt’s fiancé Ronald Rees, his brother Richard, and their close friend Gregory Cook drowned in a boating accident on Georgian Bay.

Does Loreena McKennitt write her own songs?

She has written songs that adapt verse from, or climb inside the heads of, Homer, Dante, Shakespeare and Tennyson.

How old is Loreena McKennitt now?

65 years (February 17, 1957)Loreena McKennitt / Age

What country is Loreena McKennitt from?

CanadianLoreena McKennitt / Nationality
McKennitt is a highly successful businesswoman who has created an independent record label with celebrated international success. Born in Morden, Manitoba, Canada, she moved to Stratford, Ontario in 1981, where she initially worked with Canada’s renowned Stratford Festival.

When was Loreena born?

February 17, 1957 (age 65 years)Loreena McKennitt / Date of birth

Who wrote Tango to Evora?

Loreena McKennittTango to Evora / Composer

Is Loreena McKennitt still performing?

After a three-year hiatus from touring, Loreena is gearing up to hit the road again. The tour begins with five cities in Ontario and Québec from October 1 to October 7, 2022.

How did Enya make her money?

Enya has accumulated her net worth through the many songs she has composed and performed as well as her television appearances and soundtracks for movies and TV. With sales of more than 80 million records, Enya is Ireland’s top-selling solo artist and one of the richest women in the music industry.

What type of music is Loreena Mckennitt?

FolkLoreena McKennitt / Genre

When did Loreena McKennitt release an Ancient Muse?

An Ancient Muse is the seventh full-length studio album of the Canadian singer, songwriter, accordionist, harpist, and pianist, Loreena McKennitt. It was released on November 20, 2006, internationally, and November 21, 2006, in the United States and Canada. It was her first studio album after a 9-year gap.

What do you think about Loreena McKennitt?

Loreena McKennitt holds a very, very special place in my heart. I discovered her music roughly 25 years ago, and fell in love. I’ve been lucky enough to see her twice on tour in the US, and was able to converse with her and some of her extremely talented bandmates at the last concert.

What is an Ancient Muse?

An Ancient Muse is “eclectic celtic” – singer/composer Loreena McKennitt’s highly-anticipated first new studio recording in nine years. Taking up where her previous work left off, McKennitt fuses the melodic sensibility of Celtic Balladry with musical traditions from Greece, Turkey, Spain, and beyond.

How many songs are in an Ancient Muse?

Together, the nine songs that comprise An Ancient Muse conjure up a wide world’s worth of human stories that are as unique as they are unforgettable. Loreena’s notes on the songs of An Ancient Muse: