08.2016 | Concert with François Rabbath

It was a wonderful pleasure to perform with the legendary bassist François Rabbath recently at Domaine Forget, in Saint-Irinée, Québec. François has been teaching and performing all over the world for several decades and has profoundly influenced literally generations of   More…

06.2016 | Carbou/Graham- New Video & Upcoming Album

Guitarist/ composer Thomas Carbou and I have collaborated on numerous occasions over the last few years. Thomas is a multi-talented musician, improvisor and creative comrade, someone with whom it is always a pleasure to play. In October this year we’ll   More…

05.2016 | Improvising Project Video #5: Kanda Nadai

In the South Indian music tradition, kanda nadai indicates a flow pattern with 5 sub-divisions per beat. This new improvised solo video for the month of May features one of my closest companions of many years, a Cooperman 20-inch frame   More…

05.2016 | Interview with Eien Hunter-Ishikawa

I recently had a great chat with my friend, the multi-talented musician Eien Hunter-Ishikawa, which he has featured on his blog. We talked about the importance of sound, groove, our teachers and more. Thanks Eien! Check it out here.

04.2016 | Improvising Project Video #4: Parallaksis

In 2009 I fell hard for a small US cymbal company called Hammerax. So many beautifully unusual sounds totally sparked my imagination. The fourth video in my improvising playlist, ‘Parallaksis’, features a selection of these unique metal instruments, including a   More…

Upcoming Events

30.06.2017 | 10:00pm Constantinople & Ablaye Cissoko, Jardins Migrateurs- Lavaux Classic, Switzerland

In concert with Constantinople and wonderful singer/ kora-player Ablaye Cissoko at Lavaux Classic, in Switzerland.

15.07.2017 | 8:00pm Constantinople & Ablaye Cissoko- Earagail Arts Festival, Ireland

I’m excited to be returning to Ireland, this time to perform at the Earagail Arts Festival with Constantinople and Ablaye Cissoko, on July 15th.

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