Drum! The Halifax-based musical group announced yesterday it has been chosen to perform at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics.

The production will perform throughout the city and surrounding communities for six performances in five different venues starting Feb.15.

“It’s an opportunity of a lifetime for Drum!,” Halifax based producer Brookes Diamond said in a release. “We are thrilled we will be in Vancouver during the Games and showcasing Nova Scotia’s founding cultures, which in fact are Canada’s founding cultures, and an integral part of Canada’s history.”