Sarah Slean

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News! 2020 Shows & Recording News

SLEAN / HAWKSLEY WORKMAN 2020 TOUR That’s right, these spiritual siblings are teaming up again for 9 tour dates in 2020! They will be playing and singing on each other’s songs, and bringing two extra musicians with them. Stories, laughs, songs, epic moments. Do not miss! A new recording will be available at shows with new co-writes, covers and revamps….  



Hey everybody – I’ve missed you! So much news! Read on… SYMPHONY Nova Scotia: CONTEST ALERT! After months of prep – I’ll finally be in Halifax this week with Symphony Nova Scotia rehearsing for our big shows this Friday November 23rd and Saturday Nov. 24th! And we are nearing a sell-out – so if you’d like a chance to win…  


Vince Mendoza – Joni Mitchell tribute with Orchestra!

What an incredible concert with the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra on Saturday March 3rd! Sarah sang a full selection of Mitchell songs from the acclaimed albums “Travelogue” and “Both Sides Now”, as arranged by multi-Grammy Award winner Vince Mendoza – who also led the orchestra. They were joined by legendary jazz musician Peter Erskine, celebrated bassist Edwin Livingston and the crazy-talented…  


Canadian Film Centre Adventures

Sarah has been a resident film composer at the Canadian Film Centre since July 2017. The CFC will be taking the composers to Los Angeles mid-March for a week of film scoring activities – woo! Sarah has been writing and producing songs at a breakneck pace for the various film projects coming out of the centre, and these tracks will…  


SONG in CTV hit show “CARDINAL”

Sarah penned a dark and mournful song called “Personne ne M’Entend” for the season finale of CTV’s crime drama “Cardinal” with friends Todor Kobakov (the composer for the series) and First Nations singer/songwriter Jacques Nadjiwon. To be released worldwide later this March! The stream to the season finale is available here. Update – Available now!

New Video & Tour Dates

Today, singer-songstress Sarah Slean announces her upcoming Canadian fall tour in support of her 9th studio album, Metaphysics. Metaphysics was released on April 7th via Cadence Music/Fontana North and features two CBC Radio 2 – Top 20 songs Sarah and Perfect Sky. This summer will see Sarah perform on Canada Day as part of the celebrations in Hamilton, as well…  


Metaphysics Reviews

“Metaphysics is a tour de force.” – NUVO Magazine “breathtakingly compelling, evocative and immersively lush new album…” – Music Life Magazine “Her songs are simple, poignant and utterly personal, infused with jazz, classical, pop and Latin influences. Sarah Slean’s classiness as a songwriter defies period and genre.” – Musical Toronto “Sweeping melodies create an emotional atmosphere that match the powerful…  


Pre-Orders for Sarah Slean’s New Album – Metaphysics

  Pre-order Sarah’s first recording in 5 years – the gorgeous, moody epic “Metaphysics”, featuring her breathtaking arrangements for string orchestra and the brilliant production contributions of Canuck gems Hawksley Workman, Daniel Romano, Jean Martin and Joshua Van Tassel. Mixed by Grammy-winner David Bottrill and Juno-winner Vic Florencia, the album is also a delicious sonic treat for the audiophile on…  


The Baroness and Crimson Peak

So, as you may have heard, last April I was Jessica Chastain’s piano-pounding body double in the Guillermo Del Torro thriller “Crimson Peak”. Crazy, right? Let me tell you, it was more than a fluke opportunity – it was more like a ripple in space/time… In April 2014 I received two emails out of the blue from two distant acquaintances…  



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