Donny Parenteau is one of Canada’s most versatile and dynamic country music singer-songwriters. Born and raised in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, his full circle story of success is truly awe-inspiring. Donny knows what it takes to be successful in the Canadian country music industry.
Donny first raised a bow to the fiddle at the age of 14. Once he mastered the intricate technique of this versatile instrument, he applied his unwavering work ethic and love of music to other instruments. As a result of countless performances and hours of painstaking practice, Donny now performs with energy and enthusiasm on the fiddle, mandolin, acoustic and electric guitars, and on the unique double-neck mandocaster guitar.
With a powerful voice that readily communicates emotion, a charismatic personality that captivates audiences, and an easy transition from country classics to blues to easy rock, Donny hit the touring road in 1991 with that tall, smiling Texan, the country music great Neal McCoy.
Donny’s 12-year adventure with Neal McCoy had him sharing front and center stage with numerous country legends and music icons including: Merle Haggard, Buck Owens, George Jones, Charlie Pride, Loretta Lynn, Charlie Daniels, Hank Williams Jr., Reba McEntire, Garth Brooks, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Shania Twain, and others. And he appeared with Neal on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Grand Ole Opry, Crook and Chase, Nashville Now, and Prime Time Country.
Donny is currently touring as a musician and speaker, recording the new theme song to Tele-Miracle - “You Are the Miracle” - with Brad Johner, and writing for his next album.
Whether songwriting or performing, receiving well-deserved nominations or winning awards, or motivating tomorrow’s leaders, Donny Parenteau continues to exceed the expectations of his ever-growing fan base. Given his experience and track record of success, Donny’s full circle story promises even more in the future. Without a doubt, Donny Parenteau knows what it takes to be successful in the Canadian Country Music Industry.
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