Gordie Sampson Songcamp

Congratulations on your invitation to The Gordie Sampson songwriting camp.  This annual event, conceived by Gordie Sampson, a multiple award winning Canadian songwriter and artist.


Wow a surreal moment for me! Top 10 Finalist! "....it hasn't been easy to narrow down our amazing semi-finalists, but we are excited to share our finalists" - Canadian Songwriting Competition

Canadian Musician Magazine

The March/ April edition of Canadian Musician has featured Maura in their "Showcase" section of the mag. Quoting the article:

One of the brightest voices in Canadian pop music today belongs to Halifax's Maura Whitman.......a formidable talent at

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So humbled......excited to announce that my original song 'What Would I Do' makes it through several rigorous rounds of eliminations to move onto the Semi Finals of Canadian Songwriting Competition. 

CBC MUSIC Searchlight

I made it through to Round 1 of the CBC Music Searchlight contest.  Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for me.  

Argyle Streetscape Street Party

With Halifax's Argyle and Grafton Streetscape completion, it was time to celebrate on Saturday, November 4th. A beautiful new pedestrian-friendly shared street, and a revitalized entertainment district. I was thrilled to be the opening act for the Argyle Street Party…

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Opening for Gordie Sampson at The Carleton

I'm still processing that back in July I received the honour of opening for the unbelievable sing-songwriter Gordie Sampson for two shows while he was back here in Halifax.  Huge shout out to The Carleton music bar for the opportunity…

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Video Shoot

Video production for my new song "Extraordinary" begins April 21st. My song will be released very soon and the video will follow right after. Can't wait!