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Rick And Judy have been recording folk music since 1980. Their first recording - "Harbour Grace" is a collection of folk songs from Eastern Canada and was intended for an adult audience. The next four recordings were aimed at family audiences. All have been re-masted to digital format, and are available as custom-burned CD's* .

Album Titles

Rolling Home

Ordering Info    Custom CDs *

Rolling Home (JRCD209) 2012

Our brand new recording featuring all of us performing on guitars, banjo, fiddles, cello, drums, percussion, with Ben Whitely on Bass. The album will officially release on December 19th, but here's the final play list. You can of course purchase copies of this CD directly from us here. They are $20 including shipping and freight, or you can order individual tracks online at CD Baby by going to http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/relativeharmony1

Titles include:

If he's gone, let him go
Gentle Arms of Eden
Rattle On The Stovepipe
Duelling Fiddles
Waters Of Tyne
Some Little Bug
Walkin After Midnight
Jig/Reel Set
Angels Hovering Round
Rolling Home
Midnight On The Water

The Best Of Rick And Judy (JRCD998) 1998

A re-mastered collection of Rick And Judy's favourite songs from the above recordings, re-mastered and re-edited to take advantage of the superior sound quality afforded by CD technologies.


Titles include:

When I First Came To This land The Bug-Squishing Song
This Land Is Your land The Garden Song
Dem Bones Are Gonna Rise Again Home On The Range
Fox In A Box It Could be A Wonderful World
Katie The Marvellous Toy
Family Alphabet Jack Was Every Inch A Sailor
Grandfather's Clock Garbage
Fiddly Hi Donkey Riding
Mon Pere M'Envoie Au Marche Circle Of The Sun
Rattle On The Stovepipe The Bath Song
Alvin/Beresford Street The Kettle Valley Line
Land Of The Silver Birch The Old Coat
The Blackfly Song What A Wonderful World

What A Wonderful World (JR891C) 1991

What a Wonderful WorldInspired by the song of the same title, this album is a collection of songs that (mostly) celebrate the many wonders of the world around us, and also explores some of the problems and possible solutions to the many ways we collectively lessen the quality of our environment.

Titles include:

It Could Be A Wonderful World It's A Small World After All
We're In The Same Boat Now Rainbow Around Me
London Street Cries Garbage
The Old Coat Dead Ducks
This Little Light Of Mine The Bug-Squishing Song
The Coca Cola Can The Garden Song
Marblehead Neck Black Socks
Fiddly Hi The Fox In A Box
Song Of The Open Road What A Wonderful World
Home On The Range

Family Album (JR786C) 1986

Family AlbumJuno Nominee for "Best Children's Recording" and awarded both the prestigious "Parent's Choice" and American Library Association's "Notable Children's Recording" awards, this recording is truly a celebration of family life.

Titles include:

Circle Of The Sun Beresford Street
Katie The Squeaky Door (folk tale)
Adam Five Little Ducks
Dem Bones Are Gonna Rise Again The Marvellous Toy
Grandfather's Clock Father Abraham
Alvin The Bath Song
Jogging Along With Me Reindeer All The Pretty Little Horses
ABCD Now Our Meeting's Over
The Family Alphabet

Christmas Is Coming (JR184C) 1984

Christmas Is ComingA collection of mostly traditional songs celebrating Christmas and the Solstice season. Rick and Judy accompany themselves on guitar, banjo, Appalachian dulcimer, and percussion instruments.

Titles include:

Here We Come A-Wassailing Down Came An Angel
He'll be Coming Down The Chimney Silent Night
I Saw Three Ships White Christmas
D'Ou Viens-Tu Bergere? Must Be Santa
Poor Little Jesus Lord Of The Dance
Ring,Ring The Bell The Little Drummer Boy
What Shall We Sing For Christmas The Wren
Christmas Is Coming

Land Of The Silver Birch (JR583C) 1983

Land of the Silver BirchTraditional and contemporary songs from across Canada that reflect the joys and sorrows, the struggles and triumphs of settlers in a new land. Like all Rick and Judy recordings, the selections are geared to a family listening audience, and features the Family Chorus on many of the numbers, as well as the talents of several Canadian instrumentalists on a variety of folk instruments.

Here's a MP3 sample of "When I First Came to This Land" for you to listen to.

Titles include:

Jack Was Every Inch A Sailor When I First Came To This Land
Forty Below In The Winter This Land Is Your land
Mon Pere M'Envoie Au Marche The Welcome Table
The Old County Fair Donkey Riding
Ho Ho Watanay La Laine Des Moutons
Rattle On The Stovepipe The Frozen Logger
The Blackfly Song Life In A Prairie Shack
Land Of The Silver Birch The Kettle Valley Line

Harbour Grace - Songs of Eastern Canada (JRCD001) 1981

"Harbour Grace -Songs Of Eastern Canada" was recorded in 1980 and produced by Paul Mills, (aka Curly Boy Stubbs). As the title implies, this collection of (mostly) traditional Canadian Folk Music reflects the traditions and heritage of Canada’s Eastern provinces, from the haunting strains of the voyageur song, "En Montant La Riviere" to the irreverent Newfoundland humour of Dick Nolan’s "Aunt Martha’s Sheep".

Titles include:

Harbour Grace / The Runner The Jolly Raftsmen / Save Your Money
My Father's Old Sou'Wester       When You're Young
The Girl That Slighted Me En Montant La Riviere
Ah Si Mon Moine Aunt Martha's Sheep
Bolde Wolfe The Night Visiting Song
The Blackfly Song  


* Custom-burned CD's

Custom-burned CD's of the above are available upon request. These are re-mastered from the original recordings, but are not commercially produced. We burn copies and print directly to disc using home-burn technology. The result is a CD that sounds as good as a commercial recording, but without the glossy packaging and shrink-wrap.

Ordering Information

CD's $22.00 each, including tax and shipping for all North american orders. All other overseas orders please add $5.00 shipping and handling.

Make payment by cheque or money order payable to "Rick Avery".

For bookings, information or to purchase any of the above recordings, please contact:


Rick Avery and Judy Greenhill
84 Durham Street,
Guelph, Ont. N1H 2Y3

Email info@relativeharmony.com