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Dave Robbins

Instructor - Jazz Studies

Dave Robbins is one of Canada's premier jazz drummers and a first-rate composer.

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.

While in Montreal, Dave taught at McGill University. At Capilano University he teaches drums, Class Piano, and a variety of ensembles.

Phone:

7374

Email:

drobbins@capilanou.ca

Building:

Fir

Room:

201j

Website:

http://www.daverobbins.com/