The Romance Of Improvisation In Canada

The Genius of Eldon Rathburn

CD out now on Justin Time Records!


We were able to gather these fantastic Canadian musicians:

L-R: Petr Cancura, saxophone (Ottawa); Kevin Turcotte, trumpet (Toronto); Adrian Vedady, bass; Marianne Trudel, piano; Jim Doxas, drums (Montreal)

In this beautiful room:

On February 5, 6, and 7th 2018 to record the music of Eldon Rathburn that we:

Adrian L. Matte, Allyson Rogers

Re-imagined and re-arranged for a contemporary jazz quintet.

You can also watch the NFB’s short film The Romance of Transportation in Canada, directed by Colin Low, scored by Eldon Rathburn:


With the kind participation of the NFB

Gratefully acknowledging the financial support of:

the City of Ottawa


the Ontario Arts Council