Here are eight great albums by Canadian jazz artists.
Hardly a complete collection, this list barely scratches the surface of Canadian jazz talent.
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These are a few Juno award winning gems that every jazz fan should hear.
Some fantastic saxophone players are blowing with these seriously solid bands.
Now LISTEN UP! If you like this music, BUY IT.
Support these artist by catching their shows when they tour and by buying their CDs.
This torrent is offered as a sampler, so enjoy the music and if you really dig it... please buy their art!
Canadian Jazz - 8 Albums
Total size: 898MB
Tracks are in mp3 format, all CDs ripped at either 256kbps or 224kbps.
Dave Young & Phil Dwyer Quartet - Fables & Dreams (1993) 256kbps
Phil Dwyer, ts & pi; Dave Young, ba; Rob Piltch, gu; Michel Lambert, dr.
Don Thompson Quartet - Ask Me Later (2003) 256kbps
Don Thompson, vibes & piano; Phil Dwyer, ts; Jim Vivian, ba; Terry Clarke, dr.
Hugh Fraser - VEJI - V (1999) 256kbps
A 16 person "little big band". Original charts by Hugh Fraser (on piano, rhodes, trombone).
Campbel Ryga, Alto & Sop sax; Ross Taggart, ts & as; Bill Runge, ts & bs; Ken Lister, ba; Dave Robbins, dr; etc.
JMOG (1992) 224kbps
Pat LaBarbera, ts; Don Thompson, pi; Neil Swainson, ba; Joe LaBarbera, dr.
Kirk MacDonald - Pure And Simple (2001) 256kbps
Kirk MacDonald, ts & ss; John Taylor, pi; Neil Swainson, ba; Terry Clarke, dr.
Kirk MacDonald - The Atlantic Sessions (1997) 256kbps
Kirk MacDonald, ts & ss; Lorne Lofsky, gu; Neil Swainson, ba; Jerry Fuller, dr.
Mike Murley and David Occhipinti - Duologue vol. 2 (2005) 256kbps
Mike Murley, ts & ss; David Occhipinti, electric & acoustic guitar.
Pat LaBarbera - Crossing The Line (2004) 224kbps
Pat LaBarbera, ts; Randy Brecker, tr; Brian Dickinson, pi; Neil Swainson, ba; Joe LaBarbera, dr.