A jazz-fusion quartet led by pianist and composer James McGowan, with Alex Moxon on guitar, JP Lapensee on bass, and Jamie Holmes on drums; collaborations with Mike Tremblay, Wayne Eagles, and Michael Hanna.
A jazz-folk-blues quintet created by James McGowan and saxophonist Rev. Peter Woods to bridge the gap between secular and sacred, with vocalist Leah Cogan; collaborations with Jamaal Jackson-Rogers and others.
Award-winning composer of chamber music, electronic forms, art songs, music theatre, jazz-fusion, as well as choral compositions and arrangements. Click here for a list of representative compositions.
Trinity United is an Ottawa congregation with a music program led by James McGowan as choir director, pianist, and organist, featuring monthly jazz services, a winter cantata, and a philosophy of affirming everyone who wishes to be part of the community.