Ross Murray

Musician in Chelsea, Québec, Canada

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Ross Murray has been a freelance musician/recordist since 1980. He has worked extensively as a producer, engineer and accompanist, collaborating with bands, composers, choreographers and filmmakers from all across Canada, the United States and England. He has recorded over 200 albums

Playing Highlights:

Big Sugar, Great Big Sea, Etta James, Bo Didley, Percy Sledge, Mighty Popo, East Village Opera Company, Calypso Rose, Charlie McCoy, Prairie Oyster, Madagascar Slim, American Indie Film Awards, Lucie Idlout, Lynn Miles, Sneezy Waters, Richard Barry.

Selected Studio Highlights:

Bruce Cockburn, Great Big Sea, East Village Opera Company, Jane Siberry, Mighty Popo, Lynn Miles, The Henrys, Dutch Mason, Pathological Lovers, Ian Tamblyn, Suzie Vinnick, Mike Evan, John Geggie/ Donny McCaslan

As a composer and sound designer, Ross has worked in the disciplines of dance, theatre and film.

-Rick Mercer, I’ve Killed Before, I’ll Kill Again, NAC/Canadian tour

-Rick Mercer, A Good Place to Hide, NAC/Canadian tour-

-Bernie T, Offensive to Some, NAC

-Davida Monk, The Path of Curious Flight, On the Horizon, Le Groupe de la Place Royal

-Derek Diorio, Two’s A Mob, feature film

-Sheila O’Leary, Motions, short film

-Anne Troake, My Ancestors Were Rogues and Murderers, NFB

-Anne Troake, Feel the Earth Move, Morag Loves Company ProdCo

Productions and Collaborations:

-Dirk Powell, Grammy winning producer

-Peter Kiesewalter, Grammy nominated producer

-Gerald Lunz, CBC TV, Halifax/Toronto

-Anne Troake, NFB

-Boyce Richardson, NFB

-Derek Diorio, Distinct Feature Films, Ottawa

-Bill Stunt, CBC Radio, Ottawa

-Jean Martin, Barn Yard Records

-David Travers Smith, Juno winning independent producer

-John Switzer, Juno winning independent producer

-Derek Bird, CBC Vancouver

-Danny Greenspoon, CBC Radio, Toronto

-Don Ellis, indie producer NFLD

-Ken Friesen, independent engineer

-Ian Tamblyn, indie producer

  • Work
    • Happyrock Studio