Richard Garvey

Rich’s song “ABIGAIL” won the 2016 Island Mountain Arts songwriting contest.

Richard Garvey’s voice will melt you deep into your seat with a sigh of relief. Then he’ll wake you up with his positive upbeat acoustic folk music and inspire you to sing-along with all your heart in the chorus! Richard Garvey is a folk/roots musician dedicated to building community through music. His down-to-earth and genuine voice echoes a generation of youth that longs for environmental justice and social change.  He shares songs and stories at rallies, markets, festivals, bars, house-concerts and soft-seated venues.

Booking :
Click here for PDF Artist Bio.
Click here for PDF “Where Fools Gather” details.
Click here for PDF “To Create” details.
Click here for long EPK

Rich would like to thank and acknowledge the following for their support

 Region of Waterloo Arts Fund  (“Where Fools Gather” and “To Create” and “The Neighbour Song” video)
Ontario Arts Council (creation grant 2016)
Factor (2016 songwriting workshop grant)

Rich would like to thank friends and listeners for voting him “Best Local Musician” in The Community Cord’s Best of Waterloo Region 2014.