One of Canada’s most influential singer-songwriters with 22 albums, 22 singles and 4 Gold Records, Valdy will be performing his music along with some of his special Christmas favorites.
Valdy, born Valdemar Horsdal in Ottawa, has been part of the fabric of Canadian pop and folk music for years. A man with a thousand friends, from Newfoundland to Vancouver Island to Texas to New Zealand, he’s a songwriter who catches the small but telling moments that makeup life.
Remembered for “Play Me a Rock and Roll Song”, his bitter-sweet memory of finding himself, a relaxed and amiable story-teller, facing a rambunctious audience at the Aldergrove Rock Festival circa 1968, Valdy has sold almost half a million copies of his 16 CDs, albums and 8-tracks, and has received two Juno Awards (from a total of seven Juno nominations), and four Gold albums to his credit.
Along the way, he’s taken his music to a dozen different countries, from Denmark to Australia, been an invited performer for five years in a row at the prestigious Kerrville Festival in Texas, and even played a lead role in an episode of The Beachcombers.
Blue Frog Studios is delighted to welcome back Valdy for a fascinating evening of music and storytelling on December 6th, 7 PM PST. Only on the following link: https://www.bluefrogstudios.ca/live-streams.html