Mike Murley

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An excellent tenor saxophonist with a sound of his own, Mike Murley has been an important force in Canadian jazz since the early '80s. He has recorded as a sideman with Time Warp, the Shuffle Demons,…
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Year Album Artist
2017 Hear the Music Fred Penner Saxophone
2017 Live at U of T Liebman/Murley Quartet / David Liebman / Mike Murley Primary Artist, Producer, Liner Notes, Group Member, Composer, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
2017 Never Die! Living Fossil Producer, Sax (Tenor)
2016 Born to Be Blue [Original Soundtrack] Saxophone
2009 Rocky Mountain Jazz Compilation Sax (Tenor)
2007 DMBQ Live Braid Quintet / David Braid / The Davidson/Murley/Braid Quintet / Tara Davidson / Ian Froman / Mike Murley / Jim Vivian Primary Artist, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Performer, Group Member
2007 Forty Revolutions David Occhipinti Saxophone
2007 Melody Lingers On Mike Murley Primary Artist
2007 Rio Bossa Paul Donat Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Primary Artist
2007 The Very Thought of You Emilie-Claire Barlow Sax (Tenor)
2006 Here Ernesto Cervini Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
2006 Hush Holly Arsenault Saxophone, Sax (Tenor)
2006 The Holidays Are Here Shirley Eikhard Saxophone, Primary Artist
2006 Zhen: David Braid Sextet Live, Vol. 2 David Braid Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
2005 Transparent Horizons Stich Wynston Member of Attributed Artist, Saxophone
2004 Champion Sound Clash Dubmatix Saxophone
2004 Duologue Mike Murley Primary Artist
2004 Extra Time Mike Murley / Mike Murley Quintet Primary Artist, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Composer
2004 Make Believe Ballroom Marc Jordan Sax (Tenor)
2004 Vivid: The David Braid Sextet Live David Braid Saxophone
2003 Music of the Twenties Rob McConnell Sax (Tenor)
2003 Stay Open Shirley Eikhard Saxophone
2003 The Five Minute Warning Barry Elmes Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
2002 Now and Now Again Maritime Jazz Orchestra Sax (Tenor)
2002 Sax Summit Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Primary Artist
2002 Thank You Ted Rob McConnell Sax (Tenor)
2002 The Recline Metalwood Saxophone, Composer
2001 And It Really Was Brigham Phillips Flute, Clarinet, Sax (Tenor)
2001 Creation Dream: The Songs of Bruce Cockburn Michael Occhipinti Sax (Tenor)
2001 Live at the Senator Mike Murley Primary Artist, Producer, Sax (Tenor), Composer
2001 Metalwood 3 Metalwood Saxophone, Guitar Effects
2001 Street Culture Paul Tobey Sax (Tenor)
2001 The New Young Lions of Jazz Sax (Tenor)
2000 The Last Hurrah Shirley Eikhard Sax (Tenor)
2000 The Rob McConnell Tentet Rob McConnell / Rob McConnell & His Tentet Sax (Tenor)
1999 Modern Surfaces Stich Wynston Saxophone
1998 Going Home Shirley Eikhard Guest Artist, Saxophone
1998 Metalwood 2 Metalwood Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
1998 Sings Gene Lees Gene Lees Sax (Tenor)
1998 Surrealist Blues Michael Occhipinti Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
1997 Different Voices Barry Elmes Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
1997 Metalwood Metalwood Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
1996 Siren's Song Kenny Wheeler Sax (Tenor)
1995 Bop Rap Shuffle Demons Composer
1995 Conversation Piece Mike Murley Primary Artist, Sax (Tenor)
1995 NOJO NOJO Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Soloist
1994 Departure Mike Murley Primary Artist, Sax (Tenor)
1993 East/West Barry Elmes Sax (Tenor)
1993 Tomorrow's Dream Jacek Kochan Saxophone
1992 Rectangle Man John Stetch Saxophone
1992 Time & Tide Mike Murley Primary Artist, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
1991 Minor Indiscretions McGill Swing Band Sax (Tenor)
1990 Climbing Barry Elmes Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
1990 Minor Indiscretions Kevin Dean Sax (Tenor)
1990 Two Sides Mike Murley Primary Artist, Sax (Tenor)
1988 Shaking the Pumpkin Hugh Marsh Sax (Tenor)
1987 The Curse Mike Murley Primary Artist
Dave Young/Terry Promane Octet, Vol. 2 Terry Promane / Dave Young Sax (Tenor), Composer, Soloist
Duets Tara Davidson Composer, Sax (Tenor)
Looking Back Mike Murley Primary Artist
Northern Adventures: Canada Sessions, Vol. 1 Al Muirhead Featured Artist, Sax (Tenor)
OMDC, Vol. 7: Ontario. Music. Discover. Celebrate. Composer
Out West AB Trio / Mike Murley Primary Artist
Out of the Shadows Maureen Kennedy Sax (Tenor)
Shape, Line & Harmony Stephanie Martin Horn
Ship Without a Sail Mike Murley Primary Artist
Still Rollin Mike Murley Primary Artist
Sweet Ruby Suite University of Toronto Jazz Orchestra Associate Producer
Test of Time Ed Bickert / Mike Murley / Steve Wallace Primary Artist
The Breithaupt Brothers Songbook, Vol. 2: Just Passing Through Saxophone
Two Kites Fern Lindzon Primary Artist
Two of Clubs Broadview Featured Artist, Composer, Primary Artist
What I Hear Now Jerry Granelli Featured Artist, Sax (Tenor), Primary Artist