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The “Voyageurs” were a Toronto-based folk music group between 1961-1967 which began as a foursome, and ended as a duet. 

The Voyageurs 4
The group was comprised of Allan Beattie, Jay Telfer, Armour “Scoot” Irwin and myself. We were managed by Bernie Finkelstein and Peter Simpson, and all of us were students at Downsview Secondary School in a suburb of Toronto, Canada.

The Voyageurs 2With schoolwork, and other interests the group disbanded sometime around 1963. Some time later Scoot Irwin and I re-formed the group as a duet.

Scoot Irwin and me at the Grand Ole Opry (Ryman) mid-1960’s
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