Prize-winning “fretwork phenom” Calum Graham will be performing Feb. 3 with Carolyn Harley and the Davidsons at The Hub in Red Deer.
Graham, a singer/guitarist, wrote about Canada’s cultural mosaic and won the top prize in the 2011 Song for Canada contest.
The 19-year-old from High River won $25,000 in Canada’s Walk of Fame’s A Song For Canada competition. Another part of the deal was some studio recording time and an opportunity to work with Stephan Moccio, Raine Maida and Chantal Kreviazuk.
Graham is becoming known for dynamic and upbeat performing style and for being at the forefront of a new generation of singer/songwriters.
He will be performing along with special guests Carolyn Harley and the Davidsons. The folk group has had its song The Ballad of the Famous Five showcased in Ottawa. Tickets for the 7 p.m. concert are $15 ($30 per family) from The Hub, 4936 Ross St. For more information, call 403-340-4869.