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Karen Sim

Karen Sim

Jazz / Celtic / Rock Nanaimo, BC, CA  CA


  • 2015

    Oct 24

    Cumberland, BC, CA | 7:00pm

    "Borderlands"- Roger Helfrick in concert: voice, Celtic harp, medieval psaltery, and guitar, with special guest Karen Sim on violin, viola, and voice. "An evening of original, traditional, and improvisational music exploring liminal spaces" Tickets available at Blue Heron Books, and Laughing Oyster Books

  • 2015

    Jun 30

    Calgary, CA | 9:30pm

    FAREWELL SHINDIG!! At long last, I am sneaking away from Alberta...but not without a last hurrah. Come down to Vern's for nosh, libations, live tunes, books and cds, and even burlesque! Come down and make it a sweet farewell!

  • 2015

    Mar 17

    Cochrane, AB, CA | 8:00pm

    Rob Skeet and Karen Sim are Clay Pigeon, coming to crank your St. Paddy's Day up to 10. If you're not hung over, limping, but still grinning like an idiot at work on Wednesday morning, we'll eat our hats! And you KNOW Rob probably hasn't washed his in months...

  • 2015

    Mar 14

    Airdrie, AB, CA | 8:00pm

    Clay Pigeon, featuring Rob Skeet and Karen Sim, returns to roost at Krave! Good music and loads of laughs- come down and say hello!

  • 2015

    Mar 1

    Edmonton, AB, CA | 3:00pm

    “The Peacemakers” received its World Premiere performance in New York's legendary Carnegie Hall on January 16, 2012 – conducted by the composer, Karl Jenkins. The March 1, 2015 concert, performed by the Edmonton Metropolitan Chorus and Edmonton Metropolitan Orchestra will be its CANADIAN PREMIERE.


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  • WOLV (Artist)
    Cool sound !
  • Still inlimbo (Artist)
    Still inlimbo
    One Wrong Turn is really good!
  • Thomas Birl (Artist)
    Thomas Birl
    Enjoyed the music.
  • Karen Sim (Artist)
    Karen Sim
    Lots of love to all of you amazing people! May life be chucking awesomeness at your heads at all times! :D
  • Yellowalbum (Artist)
    Karen, you might be one of the most talented artists on the site. I am very pleased with what I heard.
  • Lucanus Pell (Artist)
    Lucanus Pell
    "Bird in the Alley" is outstanding i love this tune! .,.ever delightful


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Sounds Like: Vanessa-Mae, The Bow Djangos, Delhi 2 Dublin, Kytami

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Bio: Karen is a recent arrival to Nanaimo, BC, from Calgary, Alberta (where she lived and worked for over twenty years), and has had the good fortune to play and perform with some of the most talented and eclectic performers around, from theater orchestras and Calgary Opera, to beat poets, improv wor...See Full Bio

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Recent Blogs

Tuesday Landlubber pub jams
Jan 3, 2016

How lucky am I that the Landlubber Pub hosts a Tues night Blues Jam...and it's l... [more]

6/4,4/4,4/4,4/4,5/4,4/4....um...too much medieval stuff?
Oct 14, 2015

Finally wrote my first tune for my adopted viola. The time signatures are somewh... [more]


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