As Canadians, we all grow up watching these Heritage Minutes on TV so it was pretty cool to be part of the team making the two newest installments in the series. The new spots, which focus on George-Etienne Cartier and Sir John A MacDonald (our first prime minister, of course), feature a score written by myself and Brendan Quinn. Check out … Continue reading
Marinda and Solari‘s music is just the kind that I like – it’s slippery. Just when you think you’ve got a handle on it, there’s some twist – an unusual harmonic progression or a striking turn of phrase – that lets you know you’re hearing something fresh and new. I’m super jazzed to be working with this duo from Montreal … Continue reading
I’m pleased to announce the release on April 12th of the debut EP by Hello Gumption, Spinning As We Go. Led by myself and Brendan Quinn, Hello Gumption is a folk/pop group with an eclectic sensibility. Here’s the first single off the album, featuring the horn playing of the Heavyweights Brass Band: If you live in Toronto, come out and … Continue reading
Here’s an interview I did for Kelli Korducki of the Torontoist as part of her “I Want Your Job” series. Pretty cool to be featured in a series that also includes an opera star and a falconer.