Duncan Hopkins Sextet

British born Duncan Hopkins has been busy establishing himself as a double bassist, composer and arranger around the world, being likened to the best : ‘St.Catharines has given the jazz world one important composer, Kenny Wheeler. It may have another one , in the person of Duncan Hopkins’. Globe and Mail and ‘(Duncan’s) strength’s lie in his writing and sense of textural organisation, which show him willing to stretch, push or otherwise challenge style and format.’ Globe and Mail

FEATURING:

Vancouver’s Roy Styffe — Saxophone

John MacLeod — Trumpet

Tara Davidson — Saxophone

Dave Restivo — Piano

Duncan Hopkins — Bass

Kevin Dempsey — Drums