Colin is an emerging Edmonton based Bassist and Composer currently attending MacEwan Univeristy in his fourth year of study. He has been in many of the universities top jazz ensembles and is active in the Edmonton music scene. Colin's accolades include attending the prestigious Stingray Jazz Rising Stars Youth Summit at the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival, being an artist in resident at the House of Europe Project and the Classical Beat Festival, and most recently he just returned home from a study abroad program in Helsinki Finland. Notable performances include playing with Bob Mintzer, Jens Lindemman, Charlie Austin and Bobbie Cairns, and Colin has also opened for Herbie Hancock at the Mainstage of the Ottawa Jazz Festival in 2018.
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.