Rik Emmett gained international recognition as the lead singer, songwriter, guitarist with Triumph. The modifiers 'productive' and 'mixed' as often as possible fly up in Rik's profiles, following five decades in the biz. Following over twelve platinum collections from his Triumph years, he delivered 19 more as an outside the box, extending from shake to blues to jazz to society to classical. International reputation earned him section into three Canadian Halls of Fame, a star on the Walk of Fame in the place where he grew up of Mississauga, and he got a couple of 'Best Guitarist' grants in different style classifications from ious associations along the way.
Author of a Guitar Player magazine segment for over twelve years, the subsequent arrangement guidance book, "For The Love of Guitar", as of late arrived at 4 in Shawn Persinger's survey of "The 50 Greatest Guitar Books". As a music instructor, Mr. E. remains modestly pleased with his long-standing consideration on the intensely regarded Humber College personnel, where he's shown Songwriting, Music Business and Directed Studies; and he's likewise been Artistic Director of the Songstudio Songwriting Workshop each mid year for as long as 12 years. This show will be an acoustic pair execution with Dave Dunlop.