Jeff Presslaff

Pianist, Trombonist, Arranger, Composer

Winnipeg Jazz musician Jeff Presslaff

Winnipeg Jazz musician Jeff Presslaff

Rebirth at BreakOut West

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool will be featured at the BreakOut West festival's Classical (sic!) Showcase on Oct. 4. We'll do a 7tet concert on Oct. 3 as part of the Jazz Showcase. See Calendar for details.

BreakOut West Jazz Showcase

I'll have a 7-piece group performing Presslaff originals at Maw's Eatery and Bar from 10pm on Saturday, October 3.

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool
nominated for WCMA

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool has been nominated as Jazz Recording of the Year by the Western Canadian Music Awards!

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool
hits #14

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool rose to #14 on the Roots Music Review Jazz charts this week!

Papa Mambo 25th Anniversary!!

Canada's premier Latin band celebrates 25 years. Dance party and concert at the West End Cultural Centre, May 9, 8 pm.

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool
on the Charts

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool has spent the last 4 weeks on the CMJ US jazz radio charts, rising as high as 16.

The Complete Rebirth of the Cool
in Cape Town

Our new cd The Complete Rebirth of the Cool just got airplay in Cape Town, South Africa! We've also been heard recently in The Netherlands and Australia.

Collective Unconsciousness Now Available

Our 1990 album Collective Unconsciousness has been re-released, and is now available for download at
CdBaby.com
. There are six original tunes and it features the late great Steely Dan/Doobie Brothers saxophonist, Cornelius Bumpus.

New piece for Acadia Jr. High jazz band

Sanctuary for big band is finished and in the hands of Darryl Ferguson and his young, talented acolytes at Acadia Jr. High. Performances will be in April, May and June