Children / Family Show – Jack Grunsky

Jack GrunskyOver the past 25 years, Jack Grunsky’s name has become synonymous with excellence in children’s music. His 13 recordings for children have received all of the most prestigious awards in children’s media, including 4 JUNO Awards for Best Children’s Recording and several US Parents’ Choice Gold Awards. His music career as a singer-songwriter began in Europe in the mid-sixties, but after returning to Toronto in 1974, his musical interests have broadened to include music for young people. He has toured extensively across Canada and the US, Europe, and as far a-field as South Africa, performing for family audiences. Jack is known for pioneering new forms of musical expression for children, drawing on multicultural influences and a variety of musical genres, often integrating sounds and rhythms from his colourful palette of global musical instruments. He is often invited to present keynote concerts and workshops for Early Childhood educators. With his gift of writing beautiful melodies and poetic lyrics, Jack’s songs have enchanted his audiences everywhere.

He has been a featured guest on:

CBC-TV: SUNDAY ON THE ARTS
CITY TV Breakfast Television
PETRIE PRIME TIME
MR. DRESS-UP
CFTO TV – CANADA AM
CBC & CFRB RADIO
GLOBAL KID’S TV (3 seasons)
YTV’s – TREEHOUSE

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