Pat Collins

Pat Collins (bass) appears on over fifty recordings as a sideman, and has performed with many of Canada’s finest musicians ( including Ed Bickert, Rob McConnell, Oscar Peterson, Renee Rosnes, and Don Thompson), and well-known jazz artists like Herb Ellis, Barry Harris, Joe Henderson, Lee Konitz, and Diana Krall.  In 2005, he recorded his first CD as a leader, entitled ‘In The Moment’, (Cornerstone Records), featuring saxophonist Mike Murley, guitarist Reg Schwager, and drummer Barry Elmes, all performing original music composed by Pat.