Hornby Island attracts musicians from an incredible diversity of genres. From Jazz at the Thatch, to weekly jams, to all-night dance parties at the ball park, there’s something for everyone.
Brett Martins put out his first album, The Brett Martens String Band, in 2012 capturing his unique take on gypsy string.
Breagan Smith also put out his first album, Breagan Smith I, in 2012 a blues compilation generated by a lifetime of living on Hornby.
The Hornby Island Blues Society is known for hosting the fantastic ‘Blues Week’ workshop in May and for other events throught the year.
The Hornby Festival is the premier 10-day indoor/outdoor event of the summer.
Marc Atkinson is a talented guitarist and leader of The Marc Atkinson Trio.
Melisa Devost is a local singer/songwriter with three albums.
Tony Wilson is a renowned jazz guitarist who resides on Hornby Island.