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2014 Inductees


Keith Rempel

Graduated - 2003
Inducted - 2014

  • Education and Training
    • 2003: Graduated from LTCHS
    • 2007:  The first totally blind graduate of MacEwan University

  • LTCHS Grad 2003, played tuba and bass in band and was a vocalist in the choral program.
  • 2007 was the first totally blind graduate of the MacEwan University music program, majored in upright bass performance.
  • Since graduation from Lindsay Thurber Keith has become one of Alberta’s most successful bassists.
  • Mr. Rempel has performed and recorded extensively with some of Canada’s finest musicians in a wide variety of genres including, Jazz, Celtic, Folk, Latin, and Country.
  • Performance highlights include playing at Edmonton Folk Music Festival, Edmonton International Jazz Festival, Folk on the Rocks festival in Yellowknife, touring around North America with award winning song-writer Fiddler Lizzy Hoyt, touring Chile with Marco Claveria, playing with the Craig Moritz band opening for Dwight Yoakam
  • Recording highlights to date include work with Lizzy Hoyt, Kayla Hotte, Vicky Berg, Daniel Gervais, Jesse Dollimont and the Osprey’s, Justine Vandergrift, Lauren Busheikin, and Ky Babyn.


Don Kjorven

Graduated - 1974
Inducted - 2014

  • Education and Training
    • 1974: Graduated from LTCHS
  • Competitive Highlights
    • Canadian Interski Team - Seto, Italy 1983, Banff, Canada 1987, St. Anton, Austria 1991
    • 1979 Alberta Amateur Freestyle Ski Champion
    • 1979 - Molson Team Pro Racing Alberta champion - canyon Team
    • Canadian Pro Feestyle Competitor 1974-76
  • Professional Highlights
    • 38 year member of Canadian Ski Instructors alliance (CSIA)
    • CSIA Level 4 instructor and examiner, Level 2 coach
    • 14 year member of CSIA National Technical Committee
    • 2 years as Chairman of CSIA National Technical Committee
    • 2 years as Chairman of National CSIA Board of Directors
    • CSIA Central & Alberta Level 1 Co-ordinator since 2002
    • Course Conductor and Ski School Instructor trainer since 1993
    • 1972-1977 Cnayon Ski Area Pro
    • 1978-81 Marmot Basin ski Pro
    • 1980 Broken River, New Zealnad Ski Pro
    • 1982-89 Director of Skiing at Sunshine Village
    • 1989-91 Director Sales and Marketing Sunshine village
    • 1991-93 Director of Skiing and Marketing Nakiska
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