2012 BITS Program


Blues In The Schools



February 13-17th, 2012




The Saskatoon Blues Society is pleased to announce that we will be presenting your choice of 2 experienced educators this year for the SaskTel Blues in the Schools program.


Wes Mackey - Vancouver, B.C.

From the South Caroline and Georgia to stages around the world, Mr. Blues is the “Real Deal”.   A full biography is available here  and  Wes’s personal website

Also, we are proud to add

Nigel Mack – Chicago, Ill

Nigel is a longtime favorite of Saskatoon Blues fans, is back as our Artist in Residence. In addition to his school presentations, Nigel will be the head instructor at this years “Band Camp” to be held during school break, and he will follow that up with a main stage performance at the 10th Annual Saskatoon Blues Festival with his band the Blues Attack that will include a horn section.  Nigel's website

Either of the artists are available on a first come, first served basis to come to your school during the week of Feb 13 – 17th, 2012. Performance fee continues to be $ 250.00 due to the generous support of SaskTel as title sponsor of the Blues in the Schools program.

Consider prebooking now to guarantee your choice of day and morning or afternoon session.