The Ceilidh Song:
Treble With Girls
Treble with Girls is a diverse musical group from Eastern PEI. The group have been performing together for three years. All four members …Sheila MacKenzie, Jolee Patkai, Maxine MacLennan and Norman Stewart have had successful solo careers with various ECMA and Music PEI Awards and nominations, and recordings, to their credit.
The group’s musical background covers many genres from Celtic and Country to Folk and Traditional. Together they have created their own unique blend that highlights their beautiful harmonies and strong original compositions.
TWG are a favourite at Island Festivals and Events, including: Old Home Week, Rollo Bay Fiddle Festival, Farm Day in the City, Northumberland Fisheries Festival, as well as, several 2014 celebrations – Diversity, Victoria In The Park, and several Canada Day Events.
Currently, Treble with Girls host a winter fundraising concert series at the Benevolent Irish Society (BIS) for the QEH Equipment Drive (Sunday afternoons at 2:00). During the months of July and August TWG will be back for their third year at the beautiful Orwell Historic Village to host their “Treble at the Corner” summer Ceilidhs, (Tuesdays at 7:30). Both these series are all ages and family friendly.
TWG is a lively fun entertaining group that have quickly become a PEI favourite. The group encompasses all that is PEI, as is showcased in their original recording “The Ceilidh Song” penned by Jolee Patkai and Maxine MacLennan. This song garnered National attention in the 2015 CBC Searchlight Competition making it all the way to the final rounds out of a pool of 3300 entrants. You can listen to “The Ceilidh Song” by clicking on this link,
The Group Dynamic:
Norman Stewart vocals and guitar
Sheila MacKenzie vocals and fiddle
Maxine MacLennan vocals, guitar, mandolin and percussion
Jolee Patkai vocals, guitar and percussion