One of the greatest joys in my life is playing music and writing songs. I have been doing this all my life and will continue doing so as long as I am able.
Money and success are worth striving for, but the true motivation is, and must be, in the music.
Bruce Cockburn, Michael Franks, Lou Reed, Jose Gonzalez
Bob Dylan, Bruce Cockburn, Son House, Howlin' Wolf, Cat Stevens, James Taylor, Beatles, Stones, Led Zeppelin,The Funk Brothers [Motown],, Miles Davis, Bill Evans, Ray Brown, Paul Simon, Alan Bergman, Billie Holiday, Django Reinhart, Etta James, Jose Gonzalez
Songs by Ron Fairbairn
So Far So Good
the Whole World is Shakin'
White Rock, BC
Level of Experience:
ON MY WAY
Blues | Folk and Traditional | Jazz | Rock and Pop
By myself | For myself | With others | For others
I prefer to write:
Lyrics | Melody | Chord Patterns | Arrangements
For The City, Pearl, Leisheri, Somebody's Hidin' (Hidin' Blues), Bullitzenbomz, Romp In The Swamp, Cherry Blossom, The Whole World is Shakin, Stirring Fire, Liquid Man,So Far So Good, Big Black Cloud, Ransacked, Brown Side Down, Words Don't Come Easy (when it comes to love)
Roxcity, Romp In The Swamp
I am interested in:
Web Cowriting | Face to face Cowriting | Networking | Pitching Songs to Artists | Pitching Songs To Tv/Film/Etc. | Signing with a Label | Getting a Publishing Deal
Ron Fairbairn is a Canadian singer-songwriter from White Rock, B.C. He has seen a life of music from behind the strings of a bass guitar. In 2009 he began his study of guitar and songwriting. His music is intimate and earnest, with compelling grooves and melody, while balancing reflection and seriousness with a sprinkle of gentle humour. Ron's music can be heard at http://ronfairbairn.com