a bit 'o' news...

Upcoming European tour with Tanya Tagaq starting April 1st in Ostrava, Czech Republic! Check NEW tour dates here!

JZ and Dan Mangan recently finished creating the score for an upcoming movie called 'Hector and the Search for Happiness' starring the likes of Simon Pegg, Christopher Plummer, Stellan Skarsgard, Rosamund Pike and many more! Here's some photo's from the orchestral sessions! Here is a very early trailer created by the UK distributor! The movie will probably be released sometime in the fall of 2014!

Songlines has released the debut recording by Haram, led by Gord Grdina! The 10-piece band features a combo of some of Vancouver's more prominent improvising & Arabic musicians. JZ takes the chair of the violinist on this one! Here's a review from All About Jazz!

JZ recently worked on albums (violin, viola & some cello parts) for the likes of Louise Burns, Mother Mother & The Crackling.

Here is JZ's incomplete, but pretty good, discography at!

Take 'er easy.