If you can embrace the grace and power of Northern Ontario landscapes, you will feel the music of Mimi O’Bonsawin. She epitomizes the powerful scenery and the beauty of its waters through her music, all the while yielding to her rich and warm French Canadian and Abenaki roots. Her musical creations flow through a centre of love, with the intention to give back and spread awareness.
Mimi O’Bonsawin is an award winning roots songstress. She was voted Best Pop Record at the Indigenous Music Awards (2019) & Nominated for Best EP at the TRILLE OR Awards (2021).
Her music has reached a wide audience by being regularly aired on CBC & Sirius XM in Canada and the US. She has composed instrumental tracks for film & TV and her song ‘Stone Gaze’ was placed in Showtime’s Ray Donavon TV Series (E1S5). Other tracks from her catalogue are featured on APTN’s Mohawk Girls, CBC’s TRICKSTER to name a few.
It has been said that at the tender age of 26, Mimi O’Bonsawin is an old soul who is not afraid of creating intimacy with her audience and sharing laughs & tears all the while teaching you a thing or two about yourself and the world around you. You can find Mimi out on the road bringing songs and stories to diverse audiences all over this country and abroad.