Edward Barrington's music is that Folk based theme that I remembered being introduced to listening to Bob Dylan, Arlo Guthrie, Jesse Winchester, Dan Fogelberg, John Prine, The Kingston Trio, Peter, Paul & Mary and The Mamas and Papas in my youth.” - James Rogers

Planet Radio Canada

About Edward

Edward John Barrington is a Canadian singer-songwriter, musician and educator living in Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. His extensive song library is reflective of past experiences and present emotions. A storyteller and musical painter, Edward evokes images of travel, the elements, and architecture through his lyrics.

Edward is a veteran of the Canadian music scene, having played at Hamilton's Festival of Friends, Burlington Music Festival, Cedar Hills Folk Festival, and a number of coffee houses and concert venues in British Columbia, Alberta, and Ontario. He has facilitated song writing workshops, and has been an educator since 1991.

His music has been heard over the years via radio, internet radio, both domestically and internationally.

Edward released his first full CD, Watershed, in 1998; Old Songs, New Sentiments, in 2013; and a Fall 2020 release, Acoustical Movement, currently released as a 4-track EP. 

A new project is slowly underway, featuring some new and old material, aptly titled Some Rust.

Presently, Edward performs at outdoor porch party events, and at concert venues in Toronto, London, and in Waterloo Region.