Friday, June 8, 2012
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
St. John’s United Church
Richard Grainger is one of the most prolific and diverse artists on the Folk Scene today.
30 years will soon have elapsed since Richard made his first recording. 2015 is a year to look back and celebrate some of the musical associations , events and recordings he has made in this time. News of some special concerts will be announced shortly.
‘Widely respected songwriter and guitarist with a clear and ‘captivating’ vocal style’. His songs are performed widely by artists including The Wilson Family, Flossie Malavialle, GU4, John Morris, Dick Miles, Monkeys Fist , KImbers Men, Derek Gifford and many more…
Born in Middlesbrough, an industrial town on the North East coast of England, he was brought up in a musical family, and sang with them from a very young age. He now resides in Whitby, North Yorkshire.