Jack Grunsky

Jack Grunsky is a Canadian singer and songwriter. Grunsky's musical career has spanned two continents, and 35 years of recording and touring have earned him a huge following of adults and children alike. His singing and performing began in high school in Toronto, but after graduating he moved to Europe, where his music career began. In the early 1980s Grunsky developed a keen interest in music for children. During the next 25 years, his name has become synonymous with excellence in children's music. His eleven recordings for children have received all of the most prestigious awards in children's media, including two Canada's Juno Awards for Best Children's Recording, several U.S. Parents' Choice Gold Awards, multiple placements on the American Library Association's Notable Recording Lists and a Parent's Guide to Children's Media Award. He tours extensively, performing in theatres and family concert settings, international children's festivals, and Early Childhood Educational conferences. Numerous television appearances with CTV Kids TV and YTV Treehouse have broadened his appeal both in Canada and the United States. Grunsky has also performed his symphony show for young audiences called Welcome to the Orchestra with most major Canadian orchestras. (Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Grunsky)