is one of the most in-demand musicians in Canada. He has been featured on more than 20 CDs alongside such musicians as Ray Brown, Ed Thigpen, John Clayton, Jeff Hamilton, David Murray, Guido Basso and Dave Young.
He has performed with jazz greats Maria Schneider, Mark Turner, Terry Clarke, Conrad Herwig, Ingrid Jensen, P.J. Perry, Hugh Fraser's VEJI, Mike Allen, Denzal Sinclaire, Phil Dwyer, Pat LaBarbera and Neil Swainson among many others.
His first CD as leader, 'Cellar Groove' was released in 2005 on the CellarLive label and features David ‘Fathead’ Newman on saxes and flute. This release paved the way for numerous festival dates with this ensemble.