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Marv Machura’s music has been described as “Neo Folk.” This is music that follows the modern singer-songwriter traditions of artists like Gordon Lightfoot, Ian Tyson, and John Denver.

Enjoy your visit! …this is the official Marv Machura site and contains the latest information as well as background from Machura’s life and career.

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About

Marv Machura is currently performing as a “Singing Guitar Player” in all types of setting/shows across the Okanagan and Thomson Valley where he also lives.

Latest News: On This Beautiful Night Single Release

Please see Machura’s recent collection of Top 40 Cover Songs from his repertoire.

Machura is also pleased to present these popular, artist-tribute sets when requested.

“Four Strong Winds” – A Tribute to the Life and Music of Ian Tyson

“Sundown” – A Tribute to the Life and Music of Gordon Lightfoot

“Country Roads” – A Tribute to the Life and Music of John Denver

“Marv Machura is a winning singer and talented guitar player.” – Penguin Eggs Magazine

Singer-Songwriter – Teacher/Speaker – Writer

Marv Machura is a performer, band leader, recording artist, and singer-songwriter. He has released four albums and has over 20 songs published in Nashville. Machura’s music is described as neo-folk and is rooted in Western Canadian topics, themes, and styles.

Marv Machura is also a life-long teacher who has taught many thousands of students over his career; he has spoken at hundreds of conferences, conventions, and other gatherings on the transcendental power of experiential learning and Marshall McLuhan media praxis. He has taught nearly every subject (including biology and drama) but has focused most of his career on teaching English Literature/Composition and Music.

Finally, Marv Machura is a life-long writer who has published many works in non-fiction, fiction, and poetry, including his recent book of poems: Wonder. He has been a humour columnist and a regular contributor for many other publications. He continues to write poems, stories, articles, and has been working on a book (based on his experience) of moving to small rural community to start and run a school band program!

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Marv Machura Releases New Christmas Single and Video

Marv Machura Releases New Christmas Single and Video In Time for Christmas 2020 Marv Machura has released a video to follow-up his recently produced Christmas single: “First Christmas Without You.” The video is available on his YouTube Channel. The song, written, produced, and performed by Machura, is somewhat appropriate for this lockdown Christmas 2020 where …

Press Release

***** Press Release for Immediate Use ***** Marv Machura releases a new single: “On This Beautiful Night” Produced by Ken Hartfield December 9, 2020 Marv Machura has released a new single from his upcoming album: “On this Beautiful Night.” This song, written by Marv Machura, was produced by Ken Hartfield. Machura met Hartfield last year …

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