Marie MacDonald is no stranger to the Music Scene in her hometown of Fort Smith, NT and she has also performed elsewhere in Canada and internationally.
As a solo artist, Marie has performed in Mexico, England, Italy, throughout Alberta and the Northwest Territories.
With her clear, strong, passionate vocals, easy going piano style, and the energy and joy which draws the listener in, Marie never fails to excite and capture the audience whether she performs for a large crowd or in an intimate setting with a few people.
Performing both her original songs and cover songs, Marie shares her heart with the audience and her passion and emotion can be felt.
Marie is a much sought after performer whether it is for a coffee house, Canada Day Celebration, wedding, fundraiser, festival or gig.
Marie’s first album, “Arms Open Wide”, was recorded in 2000 with Dome Production. The album includes 7 original songs and 1 cover song.
This album was recently re-mastered by MouriceProduction and is now available on iTunes. The album can also now be listened to on YouTube and Spotify and other platforms.
For over 20 years, Marie has shared her vocals, and piano-playing, recording on albums for several other artists and bands.
She has mentored young musicians for 30 years both in a church/youth musician band setting and in a community children’s choir.
Marie released a Reggae Album in the spring of 2021. This album is a new genre for Marie, and one which she loves! The album, entitled "Hold On", includes 5 original songs and 5 cover songs. The album was entirely recorded and produced during covid, which was a challenge in itself! Hold On, by Marie MacDonald, is available on Spotify, iTunes, YouTube and all digital platforms. If you would like a hard copy CD, please contact Marie and she will ensure you receive one.
Always up for a challenge, Marie is currently working on a new Reggae album and continues to write, perform solo, and perform with her band.