Jon Walmsley

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Jon Walmsley
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Walmsley in 2014
Born (1956-02-06) 6 February 1956 (age 61)
Blackburn, Lancashire, England
Occupation Musician, Actor
Years active 1960–present

Jon Walmsley (born 6 February 1956 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England) is a British-American multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, actor and producer.

Walmsley is a veteran of the stage and studio, having worked with many notable artists including Richard Marx, Brian Setzer, David Pack, David Koz, the Doobie Brothers, Michael McDonald, Gregg Allman, Merle Haggard, Roy Acuff, Laurence Juber, John Mayall, Denny Laine, Spencer Davis, Peter and Gordon, Jackie Lomax, Roger Daltrey, the Beach Boys' Al Jardine and David Marks, Dean Torrence of Jan and Dean and Strawberry Alarm Clock.

In addition to his musical career, Walmsley is also known for his accomplishments as an actor, most notably a nine-season run as Jason Walton on The Waltons[1] (he also returned for all of the Waltons reunion projects during the 1980s and 1990s), as well as providing the voice of Christopher Robin for Disney's Winnie the Pooh cartoons.[2]


Actor[edit]

1960s[edit]

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1980s[edit]

1990s[edit]

2000s[edit]

Composer - Producer - Musician[edit]

  • The Waltons - TV Series (composer, musician) 1971-1981
  • 7th Heaven - TV Series (musician) 1996-2007
  • Waltons' Christmas CD (composer, musician, producer) 1999
  • For the Love of May - Short Movie (composer, musician, producer) 2000
  • 8 Simple Rules - TV Series (musician) 2002-2005
  • The Sunflowers - CD (musician, producer) 2005
  • Primal Twang - The legacy of the guitar DVD (musician) 2008
  • Love-in Show - A Musical Celebration DVD (musician) 2009
  • Secret Life of the American Teenager - TV Series (musician) 2008-2013
  • Elf Sparkle and the Special Red Dress - Animation (composer) 2010
  • The U.K. Beat - CD (composer, musician, producer) 2010
  • The Sunflowers - CD (Musician, producer) 2011
  • A Joyful Noise - CD (composer, musician, producer) 2013 (soon to be released)
  • Christmas In America - single (composer, Musician, producer) 2014
  • Goin' To Clarksdale - CD (composer, musician, producer) 2017

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lucas, Eddie (2015). Close-Ups - Conversations with Our TV Favorites. BearManor Media. p. 201. Retrieved 3 January 2016. 
  2. ^ Hischak, Thomas S. (2011). Disney Voice Actors: A Biographical Dictionary. McFarland. p. 241. ISBN 9780786486946. Retrieved 3 January 2016. 

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