Percussionist and whistle player Grace Chung began her percussion training on the tabla. She began playing piano at age five and still does piano accompaniment. Besides her husband and family, one of her great loves has been musical theater. "Now," she says, "I am acting and singing Irish - great fun!"
Allan McMillan plays guitars in various tunings for Black Murray. He formed Black Murray for the 2017 Michigan Renaissance Festival season after playing with another Irish/Renaissance Festival band for seven years. In his non-band life, he teaches high school English and theatre in Wyandotte, where he lives with his wife Grace Chung.
Bubba Wilson grew up down in Dundee Michigan and has been playing instruments of various shapes and sizes since about 2005. He was a professional guitarist in a few blues and rock bands until he met Grace and Allan, who promptly shoved a mandolin in his hand and put him to work in their merry band of acoustic musicians. Of his time in Black Murray, he said, "The ride has been amazing so far, and I can’t wait to see where this road takes us all."
V. Cieri has been playing violin age seven and started fiddling and busking on the streets of Kalamazoo ten years ago. Since then V. has been lucky enough to play in a few bands and continue learning new tunes. When not fiddling, V. can found enjoying a whiskey and/or the company of their cat, Teddy.