Mike Downes live shot by Sanja Antic    Juno Win!

"Ripple Effect", my trio/quartet CD on Addo Records just won a Juno for Traditional Jazz Album of the Year!

Thanks to the Ontario Arts Council for their support of this recording.

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                                   In the Current

My newest recording "In the Current" was just released on Feb. 8 at Gallery 345 in Toronto. We had a fantastic night with a full-house. My sincere thanks to everyone who came out!!

"In the Current" features my Parallel Streams Ensemble - an 11-piece group featuring many of Toronto's top musicians. Our thanks to the Canada Council for the Arts for their support of this recording.