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Andrea's Bio…

An accomplished Métis singer, songwriter, speaker and actress, Andrea Menard crosses cultural and language boundaries by speaking from her heart. She has released 4 award-winning albums and 2 made-for-television programs, debuted her own symphony show, spearheaded a positive music initiative called the Music Messengers, and has performed and spoken all over the world.

One of the stars of the Netflix series, Blackstone, Andrea is a five-time Gemini-nominated actress, a 15-time music award winner, and her TEDx Talk called “Silent No More” has reached over 125,000 views.

Andrea is an Expert in Feminine Leadership and trains individuals to “Lead Like a Goddess.” An advocate for reconciliation and rematriation, she helps women, men, and all-gendered people to name, reclaim and embody the qualities of the Sacred Feminine.

Andrea has performed for Royalty, Prime Ministers, Governor-Generals, residential school Survivors, families of the missing and murdered Indigenous Women, and even sang her song “Peace” to the world’s NATO Generals.

Andrea's traditional name is Grandmother Wind.   

Links

WEBSITE: www.andreamenard.com
LINKEDIN: @andreamenard
TWITTER: @andreamenard
FACEBOOK: @andreamenardmusic
INSTAGRAM: @andreamenard
YOUTUBE: @andreamenardmusic
iTUNES: @andreamenard
SPOTIFY: @andreamenard
SOUNDCLOUD: @andreamenard
BANDCAMP: @andreamenard
EMAIL: admin@andreamenard.com


Press Articles

VancouverReal - Healing Through Vocalization – Podcast - Feb. 13, 2018
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The Georgia Straight – Women Find Their Strength in DTES - Oct. 25th, 2017
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PA Now:  Empowering Women to be Silent No More - Jan. 21, 2018 - Tyler Marr
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CBC Radio Sask – An Exercise in Learning & Reconciliation - July 2, 2107
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NationTalk – Andrea Menard, Metis Actress, Jazz Singer - Nov. 2, 2016
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Global News:  - Positivity Through Music - April 10, 2015 - Carly Robinson
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Maverick Magazine – CD Review - October 29, 2014 by Eric Thom
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The Wholenote – On the Road 2014 Blog
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Razmataz Magazine:  Concert Review - June 27, 2014 by Kollin Lore
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New Canadian Music (NCM) – CD Review - May 23, 2014 by Kerry Doole
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Penticton Western News – August 6, 2103 (see attached document too) 
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The Province – Vancouver – May 2014 by Christopher Tessmer
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Reel West Magazine – January/February 2013
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Huffington Post – The Blog - June 21, 2013
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CBC Arts – November 5, 2006
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Funny Tidbits & Famous Quotes

“I’m speechless!”
— Rex Murphy, Canadian commentator & radio host
 

Andrea is a Metis veteran.

 

Andrea is a heck of a metis jigger.

Andrea has sung for Royalty three times.

 

Andrea sang Big Yellow Taxi in front of Joni Mitchell.

“Now that is one beautiful, talented, courageous young woman”
— His Royal Highness, Prince Charles, Duke of Edinburgh