Biography

 

Guitarist, singer, songwriter, Duncan McKenzie has been described as one of the finest acoustic guitarists on the circuit today. For many years he played in a duo with guitar legend Big Jim Sullivan and more recently went on to persue his career as a solo performer, He also has his own band consisting of internationally aclaimed musicians.

 

Duncan plays concerts and festivals throughout Europe including the Lugano Blues to Bop festival to an audience of 10,000 people.

Duncan plays for the Heritage Foundation UK,  

a celebrity based charity including recently a concert at the home of the late Robin Gibb.

 

In former years Duncan made a name as a versatile session musician playing in major studios including the famous Abbey Road.

 

He secured a major recording deal with EMI and went on to write for radio, television and films including the song "To All Of You Out There"

(McKenzie, Reed) written for Stuart Henry and played at closedown on Radio Luxembourg every night for eight years!

 

He has been featured worldwide on various radio shows including a live interview and performance with Big Jim on CMTV, playing to six million listeners.

 

McKenzie has shared the stage with some of the greatest names in the business receiving rave reviews.

 

McKenzie has four albums, NEW LIFE, ORDINARY MAN, HEARTSTRINGS and MIND YOUR HEAD, see albums page. A brand new album is now under way.

 

 

 

        Duncan McKenzie, Tommy Emmanuel, Big Jim Sullivan