Author Archives: Patrick Graham

About Patrick Graham

Canadian multi-percussionist Patrick Graham has been called a “master improvisor…embracing the world of rhythm as a whole” (Le Devoir). Patrick collaborates regularly with a diversity of artists and groups, including Autorickshaw, Small World Project, La Nef, Trichy Sankaran, Ben Grossman, On Ensemble, Kaoru Watanabe, Carlo Rizzo, Kohei Nishikawa, and Tetsuro Naito. As an instructor, Patrick has conducted workshops in Canada, the USA, India, Japan and China.

‘Resonance’- New Improvising Project Video

More new video to share for the month of July. ‘Resonance’ is an solo improvisation featuring Japanese hand cymbals called chappa, part of my ongoing playlist of improvised solos. I have been fascinated by chappa for a couple of decades, since hearing   More…

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‘A Clutter of 7 Cats’- New Video

I’m happy to share a new solo percussion video, ‘A Clutter of 7 Cats’. This is part of the series of improvised solos that I started last year. The object of the recordings is to stretch my improvising muscle and showcase   More…

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Carbou/ Graham ‘Impulse’ on Bandcamp

‘Impulse’, the duo album with Thomas Carbou, is now available on Bandcamp.

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January & February Tours

It’s 2017. How did that happen? I’m happy to be traveling to a number of exciting locales this year. From January 23 to February 6, Thomas Carbou and I will take our ‘Impulse’ project to France and Switzerland for 8   More…

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Carbou/ Graham- ‘Impulse’ on iTunes!

Our new album ‘Impulse’ is currently on sale for only $6.99 on iTunes! Like our Facebook page here.

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Carbou/ Graham Album Release Tour

Thomas Carbou and I are releasing a new album called ‘Impulse’ in October, but it’s available now for preorder on iTunes! We’ll be performing in several cities in Québec and Ontario starting October 21st in Waterloo, QC. More details here.   More…

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Improvising Video Project #6: Taurus

It’s been a very busy summer season, which unfortunately means I’m quite behind on my improvisation video project. But the good news is that I’ve upgraded my gear (including iPhone 6s and superb Shure MV88 mic) and I’m happy to share   More…

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