Event: Devin Patten Quintet at The Emmet Ray
Date: March 10, 2020
Venue: The Emmet Ray
Start time: 7:00 PM
End time: 9:00 PM
Allison Au (saxophone), Julius Clegg (guitar), Ewen Farncombe (piano), Devin Patten (bass), Eric West (drums)
Devin Patten is a bassist, composer and arranger from Brampton, Ontario. Began his study of the bass at age 15 while attending high school playing in the concert band, big band and jazz combo. In 2010, he studied composition with the great Canadian composer and saxophonist Glen Hall, and then later that year received the Brampton Arts Council Advocate Award for his musical achievements. He then enrolled into the Mohawk College Music Program in 2011 where he received intensive musical instruction from Kevin Dempsey, Bob Shields, Anthony Michelli and Bob Hamper as apart of his Vocal Jazz Choir. He currently plays with or has performed with The Cat Bernardi Quartet, The Polyesther Jazz Quintet, Imaaji, AHI, Afterthought (Fusion Group), The Jazz Connection Big Band and many more. He also leads his own group called The Man-Eating Anteaters that plays his own original music. He has studied with Paco Luviano, Jon Maharaj, Will Jarvis, Pat Collins and Clark Johnston.
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