Paul Rushka Quintet
Award-winning bassist and composer Paul Rushka has engaged audiences throughout North America, Europe, and Asia with his sonorous tone, assured confident pulse, and eloquent melodic soloing. All About Jazz describes him as "a postmodern Milt Hinton" with a "sense of gravitas, melodic flair, rich timbre and unshakable time". He is featured on over a dozen recordings, including those of James Danderfer, Chad Makela, Jillian Lebeck and Laura Crema, and has accompanied numerous jazz greats including John Taylor, Joe La Barbera, Julian Priester, Jimmy Greene, Jeremy Pelt, Danny Grissett, Brad Turner, Ross Taggart, Kirk MacDonald, Kevin Dean, and many more. He has also been featured several times on CBC radio with live and studio recordings on Jazz Beat and Hot Air.