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Composer, artist/musician, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, arranger, producer/engineer, and samplist/sound-designer, Sage Reynolds, is based in Montréal where he performs and writes in a variety of musical styles and contexts, including jazz, folk, indie folk/rock, country, world music, R&B, hip hop, cinematic music, and others. Originally from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, he moved to Montréal, Québec, Canada in the mid-nineties to pursue his music studies at McGill and make a life for himself as a professional musician. Sage has performed on both national and international stages and has performed or recorded with a multitude of groups/artists, including Sage Reynolds Quartet, Sage Reynolds- The Long Drift, Life in Winter, Thomas Hellman, Jordan Officer, Emilie Clepper, Andrea Lindsay, Notre Dame de Grass, Alejandra Ribera, Sussex, Katie Moore & Andrew Horton, Li’l Andy, Joe Grass, Stars, Land of Talk, Sarah Neufeld, Amon Tobin, Ismail Fencioglu, Shtreiml, Kaba Horo, François Bourassa, Guy Bélanger, Rick Haworth, Rita Chiarelli, Bella Fleck, and Howard Levy. Other musical activities include his composition projects, regular freelance gigging, the instruction of private students, jazz combo coaching at The McGill Conservatory of Music, double bass & bass instruction at Concordia University, and studio session work for albums/EPs/singles and film/TV, including remote sessions from his home studio. Sage composes/performs music for theatre & dance and is exploring/researching the world of composition for film & television. He has started collaborating with other film composers and is open to all types of projects, including those in the media composition world such as scoring to picture. On the Wall, Sage's first full length album as a bandleader/producer, was released in September 2006 on Montréal's Effendi Records and his first album with his indie folk/rock group Life in Winter, self-titled, was released on October 29, 2012. As well as continuing to perform in Montréal and tour in Canada & Europe, when possible, Sage is in the midst of an EP recording project with Life in Winter and a new indie folk songwriting project under his own name. A new project composing for string quartet has begun and Sage has recently started creating sample instruments to use in his composition projects…. and to share here!
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