Friday night, local singer-songwriter Mo Kenney performed alongside Symphony Nova Scotia as part of the Halifax Pop Explosion festival, resulting in a spectacular show. The combination of her honest, powerful lyrics and warm voice with the vibrancy of the orchestra left the audience with a unique experience and wanting more.
Ahead of her Oct. 21 performance with Symphony NS, Kenney spoke with the Watch to discuss her preparation leading up to it, which actually began months before last night.
“There is a lot of preparation that goes into it because you have to get someone to chart your songs for you, so they can actually play it with you,” Kenney stated. “There’s a bunch of rehearsals that have to happen before the actual show and it’s just like a completely different experience even than, like, playing a band.” [READ MORE]