over twenty years, Dan Kenning's rich voice and robust
stage presence were an important part of Fraser Union. He retired
from singing with the group in December, 2008, but his voice continues
to be heard on Fraser Union's four CDs.
brings his strong convictions and his experience as an
elementary school teacher to his singing. Many a classroom kid
learned "Drill Ye Tarriers," "Salmon
Circle," Kettle Valley Line," and other BC songs from
Dan. But his music is also informed by his experiences
as a prospector and fisher, his involvement in workplace health
and safety issues, and his family connections to the
coal mines of Vancouver Island.
miss Dan in our practices and performances and wish him all
the best in his retirement.