GEOFF SOMERS

somkin@infinity.net

Geoff Somers holds an honours degree in music, played as a first violinist with the Kingston Symphony Orchestra and was a member of the bluegrass band Blue Mule for 18 years. While with Blue Mule, Geoff performed extensively on the bluegrass and folk festival circuits in Canada and the United States.Their album Suits‘n Boots was voted Album of the Year at the Central Canadian Bluegrass Awards in 1995.

Geoff has been accompanying David since December 1999. He is a talented multi-instrumentalist. His approach to David's music is both insightful and inspired, weaving instrument and voice together to produce a sound that frames the lyrics perfectly. Geoff appears on David's latest CD,
Right of Passage.



Discography:

-1995: Blue Mule, Suits 'n Boots
-2000: Laura Bird, Dreamwalker, Wigborough Music
-2001: David Francey, The Far End of Summer, Laker LKR-1002
-2001: Don Bray, Waiting to Arrive, Meek Monk Music
-2003: David Francey, Skating Rink, Laker LKR-1003
-2007: David Francey, Right of Passage, Laker LKR-1007



Contact Geoff at:
somkin@infinity.net
 

 

   
 

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