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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

  • Saturday Sept 12

    Victoria, BC
    The Queen's Tea Party
    In the garden at
    Government House
    2:45 pm

  • Sunday Sept 13

    Victoria, BC
    Puppets for Peace Grandfathers' Day 



  • Friday and Saturday Oct 23 & 24

    Vancouver, BC
    Down Syndrome Research Foundation
    20th anniversary Good to Great Conference


  • Wednesday March 2

    Maple Ridge, BC
    Ready, Set, Learn
    ACT Theatre

  • Wednesday March 23

    Maple Ridge, BC
    Family concert with
    Kanaka Elementary Choir
    ACT Theatre


  • Happy autumn! We had a wonderful time in Victoria celebrating our Queen's longest reign at Government House and the Puppets for Peace and Grandfathers Day festival.

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

    Now w're looking forward to Down Syndrome Research Foundation's 20th anniversary conference GOOD TO GREAT in Vancouver October 23-24http://www.dsrf.org/media/session%20planner.pdf
    And to the release in November of Snapshot of a Soul Place in the land of special needs, an illustrated memoir by Kari Burk, mother of our 25 year old granddaughter Mielle, with over 40 original paintings and drawings.
    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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