Looee
Arreak

Photo: Looee Arreak
Credit: Courtesy Qaggiavuut! Society
Looee
Arreak

Medium:

music, performance

Artistic Community:

Iqaluit, NU

Work

Biography

Looee Arreak is a renowned singer-songwriter who was born in Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), NU, and is currently based in Iqaluit, NU. She is a musician as well as a performer, and frequently teaches music to children, youth and adults in various communities in Nunavut with the Qaggiavuut! Society; an organization dedicated to advocating for as well as promoting Inuit performing artists and other actors, musicians and performers working across Nunavut. Arreak sings Pisiq (traditional Inuit music), gospel, choir and contemporary music. Her melodic songs address topics such as community, family, resilience, hope and strength.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
Nunavut musicians celebrate mental health in Resolute Bay October 22, 2018 CBC News
Nunavut United for Life event offers show of support for youth September 17, 2018 Jane George
AROUND THE NORTH: Looee Arreak announces six Nunavut tour dates September 7, 2018 Avery Zingel

Performances

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Title Year Role
Embrace Life Tour - Ikpiarjuk (Arctic Bay) October 2, 2018 Performer
Embrace Life Tour - Iglulik (Igloolik) September 21, 2018 Performer
Embrace Life Tour - Arviat, NU September 16, 2018 Performer

Discography

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Title Year Role
I Will Rise Again 2018 Vocals
Qulliit 2016 Vocals
Inuktitut Christmas 2016 Vocals

Filmography

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Title Release Date Role
The Snow Walker September 11, 2003 Casting Assistant