Harley Card is a a Toronto based, guitarist and composer. Harley recently played at the 2008 Montreux Jazz Festival as a semi finalist in the prestigious Gibson, Montreux Jazz Festival Guitar Competition. Harley plays from time to time at the Rex with; "God's Gift to Yoda" and with his own group; "The Harley Card Quartet". Harley released his debut album; "Non-Fiction" in 2008. More recently, the Quartet has been joined by a series of guest saxophonists including; David French, Luis Deniz, Trevor Hogg, Chris Willes, and Colin Power.
"Card’s musical sensibility is fully formed and urbane. His writing reflects a sense of history and is therefore worldly wise." - Raul d’Gama Rose- All About Jazz
"Beautiful and intense compositions, executed beautifully." - Andrew Downing
" Refreshing new compositions with skilled arrangements make this a recording of high quality. Well done to all." - John Reid - Keith Community Radio 102.8 FM, Keith Banffshire, Scotland