Grant Arthur is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, composer, producer and circus performer based in Melbourne, Australia. Known for his versatility, you'll find Grant in a diverse array of musical situations - from playing dixieland trombone with jazz masters, hard driving bluegrass banjo, funky New Orleans sousaphone to singing country folk - sometimes all in the same day!
Having played with C.W. Stoneking, Christa Hughes, Freya Josephine Hollick, Goldfinger, Geoff Bull, The Horns of Leroy and many others, Grant is a reliable and exciting sideman across an array of instruments. He also co-created and composed for many of his own projects including The Cope Street Parade, Collingwood Casanovas, King Arthur and many more.
Grant was part of the original cast of circus show Limbo, and composed and arranged much of the show's musical accompaniment, and in 2018 he became Musical Director/Composer for Company 2's production Le Coup. He toured internationally with this Limbo for three years, including London’s West End 2013-14, Sydney Festival 2014-2015, The Ibero-American Theatre Festival of Bogota 2014 and Just For Laughs Montreal 2017. Le Coup premiered in Brisbane and Rockhampton, and has many future seasons at international arts festivals. Grant has also been an integral member of Ben Walsh’s Orchestra of the Underground productions “The Arrival” and “Fearless Nadia” since 2009 including seasons in London, Sao Paulo and Mumbai between 2012 and 2016.