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Primary Instrument: Trumpet

“Not exactly an underachiever, Summers wrote 46 new-old songs for the album before choosing the ones that sounded most like him. He’s now working on something completely different, a groove-oriented album written specifically to attract spin on the radio.” Cam Fuller, Star Phoenix In the beginning there were trumpet lessons in Grade 7 and an epiphany in Grade 9. “I heard a copy of Blue Light Red Light by Harry Connick Jr.and some Louis Armstrong. It blew me away. This music was so much more soulful, meaningful and real than the plastic music of the day. It was real people, really talented people and it was art through music.” Summers immerses himself in his new passion listening to everyone under the jazz umbrella from Chet Baker to Dizzy Gillespie and Tony Bennett to name a few...
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Latest Release

Walk Through the Park

(2003)
Rank: 6,231 Views: 4,100
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