A N C I E N T L I G H T S
Nominated for Best Jazz Recording 2015
Western Canada Music Awards
Paul's second CD recording, ANCIENT LIGHTS, features 8 exciting new original compositions, along with a sparkling piano trio performance of "Smatter," written by the late Kenny Wheeler. The album features Canadian jazz luminaries Brad Turner (trumpet), Jon Bentley (tenor sax), Adam Thomas (bass), and Bernie Arai (drums) with special guest appearances from Hugh Fraser (trombone),Tristan Paxton (guitar), and Toto Berriel (percussion). ANCIENT LIGHTS was nominated for Best Jazz Recording 2015 for the Western Canada Music Awards!
Two tracks from the album, "Face the Music" and "Transition" will be featured in a new CBC documentary, Bugs on the Menu, airing in 2016: