Composer, artist, arranger, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist Sage Reynolds is highly active on the Montréal music scene performing and writing in a variety of musical styles and contexts, including jazz, folk, indie folk/rock, country, world 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 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, Howard Levy, and Bella Fleck. 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. Sage has composed/performed music for theatre & dance and is looking to do more of this work in the future. He would also like to explore the world of composition for film & television and is currently researching that field of music. 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, 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. In November 2021, he will be starting a new project composing for string quartet and has recently started creating sample instruments to use in his composition projects…. and to share here!
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