Being educated in Jazz Composition, John has a very sophisticated knowledge of the compositions of the jazz genre. His composition 'Safehaven' is reminiscent of folk/Americana elements inside the jazz tradition.
John is a talented improviser, often adding elements discovered through improvising into his own compositions.
Large Ensemble Work
John performs in a variety of large musical ensembles. Johns most recent large ensemble project is performing in Capilano Universities Narwhal, a contemporary fusion group that focuses on modern music, atypical arrangements and student compositions.