Colin is an emerging Edmonton based Bassist and Composer currently attending MacEwan Univeristy in his third year of studies. He has been in many of the universities top jazz ensembles and is active in the Edmonton music scene, most recently attending the Stingray Jazz Rising Stars Youth Summit, a music residency in Ottawa at the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival with other young emerging artists. Notable performances include playing with Bob Mintzer, Jens Lindemman, Charlie Austin and Bobbie Cairns, and he has also had the honour to open for Herbie Hancock on the Mainstage of the Ottawa Jazz Festival.
Currently Colin is on a 1 year exchange program abroad, and he’s embraced life away from home living in beautiful Helsinki Finland. He is excited to return and reconnect with his hometown, eager to share stories, memories and influences which have given him new tastes on how he sees the world.