MY SYMPHONY  click here

Best Children's Recording
2013 Western Canadian Music Awards
Canadian Children's Book Centre
2013 Best Books For Kids & Teens
2012 Family Choice Award
2012 Parents' Choice Approved

A Tall Tale With Tunes & Turbulence
Rick's new 4 CD Musical Audio Novel
with illustrated songbook!

Rick introduces Gazzoon 

Buy Gazzoon at www.gazzoon.com

Can one boy's love of music
overcome his fear and
transform his community?

Buy Rick's MUSIC


Upcoming Shows

  • Sunday July 26

    Uclulet, BC
    Family Concert
    Ukee Days
    12:30 noon

  • Sunday August 2

    Hornby Island, BC
    Family Concert
    The Hornby Festival

    The Farm
    10 am



  • Saturday Aug 8

    Salt Spring Island, BC
    First Annual Garlic Festival
    Paradise Farm - 255 Musgrove
    1:30 with Shari Ulrich PUMKIDS
    3:30 solo set





  • Sunday August 9

    Salt Spring Island, BC
    First annual Garlic Festival
    Paradise Farm - 255 Musgrove
    10:30 am with Andrea L'Heureux
    Plus workshops

  • Friday Sept 11

    Victoria, BC
    Puppets For Peace
    Opening Reception
    The Bay


  • Hello summer! Many thanks to the miraculous Getting Higher Choir for two wonderful concerts with 200 voices in Victoria! July 1-5.  It's Festival Season and this year I'm happy to be playing for Ukee Days in Uclulet and the Hornby Island and Salt Spring Garlic Festivals

    In September I'm honoured to celebrate our Queen with a concert in the garden at Government House in Victoria Sept 12 and Puppets for Peace Grandfathers Day Sept 13 starting with a Parade that will end at the Vining Street Party on the Plaza in Fernwood.

    You can see the finale of last year`s Puppets For Peace concert with many puppets performing YO MO and STAND BY ME at http://vimeo.com/10695582.

    THE GREAT GAZZOON won Parents' Choice, Family Choice and the 2013 Western Canadian Music Award for Children's Recording of the Year! THE GREAT GAZZOON is now on Facebook, please like us!
    Keep on singing and we hope to see you soon! RICK AND VALLEY

    Rick's music is available from this website, CD BABY, and stores including Kidsbooks, HIghlife Records and Humpty Dumpty Granville Island (Vancouver), BC Playthings (North Vancouver), Just Ducky (Maple Ridge), Kool & Child, Children's Treehouse and Pumpkin Pie Kids (Nanaimo), Ten Old Books and Volume One (Duncan), Chemainus Theatre Gallery, Buddies Toys(Victoria), Buddies Toys (Sidney), Laughing Oyster (Courtenay), West of the Moon (Saltspring Is), Talisman Books (Pender Island), Otter books (Nelson), Grizzly Books and Castle Joe Books (Revelstoke), Mountain Fruit Folklore Centre (Kaslo), Raven's Nest (New Denver), and Mountain Eagle Books (Smithers). Ask for GAZZOON at YOUR local store.






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