Cape Breton Piano: Hilda Chiasson-Cormier
Is one of the most sought after of the current generation of piano players.
She appears on many CDs. She often performs with her spouse, J. P. Cormier.
Hilda is a native of Cheticamp.
where she has played for dances and
recorded since she was a teenager. She has recorded with Cape Breton
musicians, Jerry Holland, Carl MacKenzie, Ray Ellis and others.
She has toured throughout North America and Europe.
To Home of Piano in Traditional Cape Breton Music
To Cape Breton Piano: Some Players Past and Present
Disclaimer: I am not an expert in the history, theory, or playing of
Cape Breton Style piano accompiament. I am an eager student. If
you find errors, lies, damn lies, ommissions etc etc etc within
these pages, please do call it to my attention!
Le gach beannachd,
Roger Lane Reid