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Tobias Hughes

Born in Ottawa, ON.

Educated in Toronto, ON. at Northern Secondary School in clarinet and saxophone.

Performed with:

Loaded Dice (Dixiland Swing) 1986 Toronto, ON

Five Guys Named Moe (Dixiland Swing) 1987 Toronto, ON

The Apostles of Cool (Alternative Rock) 1988 Ottawa, ON

Medusa's Raft (Alternative Rock) 1988-1993 Ottawa ON-Vancouver, BC

BUNCO and The Single Malt Quartet (Contemporary Jazz) 1993-1999 Vancouver, BC

Frankie Foo and The Yoyo Smugglers (Ska) 2000-present

Magnolia Brass Band (Traditional New Orleans Brass Band) 2003-present

The Happy Pals (Traditional New Orleans Jazz and Beyond) 2003-present

The Don Valley Stompers (Traditional New Orleans Jazz) 2007-present

”...altoist Toby Hughes not only plays a storming saxophone he also contributes some great Rock 'n' Roll style vocals.” --Peter Ley, Just Jazz Magazine

“...un excellent saxophoniste qui s’inspire librement du style de Captain John Handy, et qui swingue de belle façon.” --Jazz Clasique Magazine

Primary Instrument

Saxophone

Location

Toronto, ON

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced students

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Albums

Moonlight Bay
Moonlight Bay
New Orleans North
2009
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