Richard Grainger Folk Singer



"I wish you health, I wish you wealth, I wish you gold in store

I wish you all you wish yourself, how could I wish for more"

Delighted to hear " Hard Road To Prospect Hill" is included in the FRUK 'Best Albums of 2015'. Check them out and thanks to everyone who made this possible. If you havent bought a copy of the album- why not?

 Please take your time to check out recordings,song lyrics,tour dates and subscribe to the e-mailing list.

Please take your time to check out recordings,song lyrics,tour dates and subscribe to the e-mailing list.

You can download pictures, lyrics or other information,and once you have registered you are welcome to browse or listen to some of the many tracks on the site. More have recently been added.

 'HARD ROAD TO PROSPECT HILL'    in FRUK's 'Best Albums of 2015'.

Order at the on-line store , download from iTunes, CD Baby,Amazon etc. or listen now on Spotify.

Click on ALBUMS to read the recent REVIEW from  LIVING TRADITION .

Click on NEWS  to learn more about  STORMBOUND released on Nov 1st 2014 to commemorate the Rohilla Disaster - Whitby 1914 , order the CD on line  or download from  iTunes.

 The classic 2003 album 'EYE OF THE WIND', tells the dramatic tale of James Cook and his voyage of discovery aboard 'Endeavour', is available from iTunes and other major outlets. Narrated by David Attenborough. You can also buy the CD version direct from us at the  ON - LINE STORE.

          Listen to the BBC World Service documentary ' Who Says I Can't Fish?' one of the acclaimed  'Global Perspectives' series Produced by Kate Howells in 2011 and featuring 'Scarborough Fishermen'  Click on LINKS above.

We have added a new link to '52 Folk Songs...' which attempts to tackle the origins of the Richard Grainger composition 'Death Of Nelson' and ,on the Media Page , you'll find a recent review from a concert in Devon with Chris Parkinson.

and .. A few words from here and there.....

'Richard is more than purely entertaining, he leaves you with a greater appreciation of the world around us'       Graham Searle 2014

'Eye of The Wind'' is a truly awesome piece, and I never tire of it Terry Ferdinand  Former Radio Presenter  Bishop FM

'Scarborough Fishermen' is one of Englands great songs'      Colin Pitts - Singer & Songwriter UK

 Grainger & Parkinson 'The Best of British'                                Roger Giles    Devonport Folk Club, Auckland, New Zealand

 '- a dynamic performer ..wonderful songs'                          Nanaimo Folk Connection, BC Canada

  'terrific performance- '' wonderful concert' '                               California Academy Of Sciences, San Francisco

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