Summer Jazz Workshop Guest
Trumpet player Vince Mai has appeared on hundreds of recordings for TV, feature films, commercials, and albums. Versatility is one of his major assets and artists he’s shared the stage or recording studio with include – Sarah McLaughlin, Divine Brown, Michael Buble, The Powder Blues, Tom Jones, David Clayton Thomas, David Foster, Phil Dwyer, Don Thompson, The Temptations, Natalie Cole, Eddie Daniels, Buddy Miles, Robben Ford, Long John Baldry, Danilo Perez, Sheldon Reynolds (of Earth Wind & Fire), and many others.
As a solo artist, Vince has released six CDs. With the exception of “FOR ALL WE KNOW”, the CDs feature mostly original compositions. All releases are in the jazz and smooth/groove/latin jazz genres. Releases are: FOR ALL WE KNOW, SUBTE, MBAND, STRETCHY, THAT’S THE WAY OF THE WORLD, and MUSIC FOR REHEARSAL. All are available for download through iTunes
With dozens of album credits, Vince’s studio work has also included TV shows like DaVinci’s Inquest, Chris Isaak Show, Lonesome Dove, McGyver, Ed, Edd, & Eddy and many feature films. Also an award winning composer, Vince has composed music for feature films, documentaries, TV series, video games and commercials for TV, radio and internet. Clients include CBC (Theme for The Early Edition), NFB, FOX, PBS, Knowledge (themes and IDs for the network rebranding), McDonalds, Ford, Electronic Arts, Radical Entertainment, Mattel, Telus, Mazda and many more. For more info on Vince’s composing please visit: www.musicformotionpicture.com