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The classic 2003 album 'EYE OF THE WIND',the 'folk opera' which tells the dramatic tale of James Cook and his voyage of discovery aboard 'Endeavour', is now available online from iTunes and other major outlets. Narrated by David Attenborough this is one of Richards best loved albums. You can also buy the CD version just one click above 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 the review of a recent concert in Brixton,Devon with Chris Parkinson.
'Eye of The Wind''is a truly awesome piece, and I never tire of it'
Terry Ferdinand Radio Presenter Bishop FM
'Scarborough Fishermen' is one of Englands great songs'
Colin Pitts - Singer & Songwriter
Grainger & Parkinson - 'The Best of British'
Roger Giles -Devonport Folk Club, Auckland New Zealand
'Richard Grainger is a dynamic performer with wonderful songs'
Nanaimo Folk Connection, BC Canada