Mary Jane Lamond

Originally from Kingston, Ontario, it was in Nova Scotia, visiting her grandparents throughout her youth, that Mary Jane Lamond fell in love with Scottish Gaelic traditions and song.She is now a critically acclaimed singer with a worldwide audience, proudly flying the flag of her Nova Scotian roots.

Her music combines traditional and contemporary material. Lamond is known as the vocalist on Ashley MacIsaac’s 1995 hit single “Sleepy Maggie.”, and for her solo Top 40 hit in Canada, “Horo Ghoid thu Nighean,” the first single from her 1997 album Suas e!. Her 2012 collaboration with fiddler Wendy MacIsaac, Seinn, was named one of the top 10 folk and Americana albums of 2012 by National Public Radio in the United States.

Mary Jane Lamond