Take a trip around the world with CBC Radio's As It Happens. Hear from the people at the centre of the stories of the day — from the complex to the weird and wacky.
Heritage NL honours the late Ignatius 'Nish' Rumboldt for his contributions to music in the province - we hear from his grandson, an internationally acclaimed tenor.
Manage episode 292455666 series 2435061
Ignatius 'Nish" Rumboldt has been described as a musical powerhouse, credited with developing the choral community in Newfoundland and Labrador. He was one of the first conductors to add Newfoundland folk songs to the choral repertoire. Rumboldt was honoured by Heritage NL as a Person of Provincial Historic Significance. We spoke with his grandson, internationally acclaimed tenor, David Pomeroy.