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Paul Read Orchestra  Biography

Paul Read established PRO (The Paul Read Orchestra) in 2006 in order to give voice to his creative expressions for large ensemble. Comprised of many of Canada’s top players, PRO has been featured at the Port Hope Jazz Festival, the 2008 IAJE conference (Toronto) and numerous times at the Rex Jazz Club. The orchestra’s first CD was recorded in May, 2010. Arc-en-ciel (working title) is due for release this summer.

Composer/Leader: Paul Read
Reeds: Andy Ballantyne, Tara Davidson, Alex Dean, Quinsin Nachoff, Bob Leonard
Trumpets: Jason Logue, Chase Sanborn, Lina Allemano, Jim Lewis
Trombones: Terry Promane, William Carn, Andrew Jones, Larry Shields
Guitar: Geoff Young
Piano: David Braid
Bass: Andrew Downing
Drums: Kevin Dempsey
Voice: Trish Colter

More Albums From: Paul Read Orchestra

Pat LaBarbera, Chase Sanborn, Kevin Dempsey, Pat Collins, Paul ReadAt Long Last Love