Dave Robbins is one of Canada's premier jazz drummers and a first-rate
An energetic and sensitive drummer, he writes and arranges
all the music for his two ensembles: a hard bop sextet with a recording called
'At the Mark' and an electric quintet, with a recording called 'Zap'.
Dave grew up in Victoria and was educated at McGill University. Dave has
toured the Americas, Europe, and Australia. He has played on over 40
recordings, mainly various styles of jazz, with musicians such as: PJ Perry,
Don Thompson, Denzal Sinclaire, Hugh Fraser, and Peter Bernstein.
in Montreal, Dave taught at McGill University. At Capilano University he
teaches drums, Class Piano, and a variety of ensembles.