Colin SavageCA

Recorder

Colin Savage has been principal clarinetist with the Mississauga Symphony for more than 25 years, and regularly performs on recorder and historical clarinets with chamber and orchestral ensembles in Southern Ontario. He has toured Japan and performed several times in the Royal Opera House at Versailles with Opera Atelier, and worked with New York Collegium, Tafelmusik, Canadian Opera Company, Apollo’s Fire, les Boréades and the Toronto Consort. Colin particularly enjoys playing bass clarinet with the Arctic fusion band Ensemble Polaris, whose recordings of Nordic/Canadian/Mediterranean genre-bending music have received international critical acclaim. Polaris has delighted audiences across Canada, and has just released From Iceland to the Moon, a DVD of historical and modern silent films with the band’s musical accompaniments.

Colin Savage