FESTIVAL PRODUCER | PERFORMER | WORKSHOP PRESENTER
Douglas Cameron is known as a consummate multi-instrumentalist studio cat with a songwriting and performing career deeply rooted in the folk/blues/country tradition.
In 1985 his tune Mona With The Children hit the top 20 in Canada and was nominated for a Juno. Douglas has composed prolifically for film and television and is an established children's entertainer who has written songs for top Canadian pre-school shows including Ants In Your Pants, Wee 3, Big and Small, and What’s Your News.
Douglas’ ukulele career began at the age of six with Mel Bay’s “Learn To Play Ukulele in Five Minutes and culminated recently in the score for Big and Small (Treehouse TV) composed primarily on ukulele.
He leads ukulele workshops and conducts a monthly uke night at The Rooster Coffeehouse in Toronto. His teaching philosophy is that everyone can learn and that you have more musical skills in you than you imagine!