“ … a fine job of recreating history and holding it up to a poet’s light.” — Sing Out! Magazine“ … a fine job of recreating history and holding it up to a poet’s light.” — Sing Out! Magazine|“History, mood, wonderful arranging. Murdock’s intelligence and detail are a joy to listen to.” — WCVE Radio, Richmond, VA|"More than anything else, audiences are drawn to performers with passion. Lee Murdock's passion is the sea, and it's infectious."

— Jim Blum, WKSU Radio, Kent, Ohio|“Lee Murdock deserves a place with other great singers of folk songs for children such as Pete Seeger, Tom Glazer, and Ella Jenkins.” — Beverly Bixler, El Paso Public Library for School Library Journal

Tour Schedule

As a touring performer for more than 30 years, Lee has developed a following that takes him around the globe. Find out when Lee will be playing at a venue near you.

About Lee

Broadly acknowledged as “the premier interpreter of songs and tales about the Great Lakes,” Lee Murdock’s work is an anthem to the people who live, work, and play along the freshwater highways of North America.

Notes from the Road

Follow Lee’s travels through photos, videos, and words, leave your comments for Lee and chat with other Lee Murdock fans.

The Band - Blue Horizon

Blue Horizon is the new band featuring Lee Murdock, multi-instrumentalist Joel Simpson, bassist Mike Bradburn, and percussionist Greg Smith.

Videos

Enjoy a collection of favorite videos filmed and uploaded by fans at festivals and events around the globe.

Buy Online

Visit our online store where you can purchase CDs from Lee’s extensive catalog covering more than three decades of music.

Handcrafted Guitar Stands

Why not have a beautifully hand crafted solid hardwood guitar stand to display your pride and joy in your home, office or studio? Lee Murdock has been building guitar stands for over 30 years when he has not been performing concerts across the country.

Recycled Fleet

From the workbench of Lee Murdock, the Balladeer of the Great Lakes, comes an interesting new perspective on sailing ship models. These stylized replicas, produced from all recycled materials, give the viewer the impression of a sailing ship while underway and in full dress, all sails flying.

Links of Interest

We are honored to share with you a growing list of links to various friends and businesses whom we endorse and value. I hope you will enjoy these resources as much as I do.

Featured Recordings

About Lee

Broadly acknowledged as “the premier interpreter of songs and tales about the Great Lakes,” Lee Murdock’s work is an anthem to the people who live, work, and play along the freshwater highways of North America.

Tour Schedule

As a touring performer for more than 30 years, Lee has developed a following that takes him around the globe. Find out when Lee will be playing at a venue near you.

Notes from the Road

Follow Lee’s travels through photos, videos, and words, leave your comments for Lee and chat with other Lee Murdock fans.

The Band – Blue Horizon

Blue Horizon is the new band featuring Lee Murdock, multi-instrumentalist Joel Simpson, bassist Mike Bradburn, and percussionist Greg Smith.

Videos

Enjoy a collection of favorite videos filmed and uploaded by fans at festivals and events around the globe.

Buy Online

Visit our online store where you can purchase CDs from Lee’s extensive catalog covering more than three decades of music.

Handcrafted Guitar Stands

Why not have a beautifully hand crafted solid hardwood guitar stand to display your pride and joy in your home, office or studio? Lee Murdock has been building guitar stands for over 30 years when he has not been performing concerts across the country.

Recycled Fleet

From the workbench of Lee Murdock, the Balladeer of the Great Lakes, comes an interesting new perspective on sailing ship models. These stylized replicas, produced from all recycled materials, give the viewer the impression of a sailing ship while underway and in full dress, all sails flying.

Links of Interest

We are honored to share with you a growing list of links to various friends and businesses whom we endorse and value. I hope you will enjoy these resources as much as I do.