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Etude in A Major for Saxophone Students

Hi everyone, I've been writing studies and pieces for some of my students and I thought I could share some of these. So, here is a study in A Major for all you saxophone students out there. This one is…
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New Video

Check out the new video featuring the last track from Down Home's Album.
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Markham Jazz Festival

Canadian version of Down Home coming to the Markham Jazz Festival next week! The band will feature some new material and a fantastic band:

Kevin Turcotte - trumpet
William Carn - trombone
Michael Herring - bass
Petr Cancura - banjo…
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New York Times pick!

Though he was born in the Czech Republic, made his mark in Canada and now lives in New York, the saxophonist, clarinetist and banjoist Petr Cancura has a feeling for the rural American South, particularly as depicted through black-and-white photographs…

Independent Music Awards nomination

I am super excited at how well Down Home is being received, we just recently found out we were nominated for the Jazz Instrumental Category at the Independent Music Awards!!!!

We are also hoping we can take home a JUNO…

JUNO NOMINATION!!!

DOWN HOME just got nominated for the Juno Awards.
This is super exciting news for us! 
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What people are saying about Down Home

 "The saxophonist/banjoist's Down Home is three parts roots music, two parts jazz, one part blues, mixed on a country porch, and, pardon the cliché, it cooks... the saxophonist takes jazz back to a rural place... It's as if the windows…