The Jason Stillman Quartet is a contemporary jazz ensemble that incorporates influences from overlooked yet important voices of the past, thereby paying tribute to less recognized performers while striving to create a unique approach.
The Jason Stillman Quartet has performed several times in Montreal including appearances at the 2015 and 2017 L'Off Jazz Festivals and a collaborations with celebrated Canadian musician, including Kelly Jefferson and Andre White. They have also toured Central Canada, including Toronto and Ottawa.
The JSQ features Jason Stillman (alto saxophone), Josh Rager (piano), Adrian Vedady (bass), and Dave Laing (drums). The group released their debut albumin March, 2015 on Multiple Chord Music (MCM).
"Prelude, a sunny and engaging blend of Stillman originals and jazz standards whose spacious boundaries provide ample room for ardent blowing." Jack Bowers - All About Jazz