Drummer Composer Bandleader Producer
Daniel's deep groove and dynamic sense, his superior sound and versatility, put him in a top echelon of Canadian artists for both Jazz & World Music. Both of his albums "Culmination" & "Classic Beauties" highlight his writing, arranging, drumming & producing. They've become staples at Jazz radio in Canada. Currently he leads The Barnes & Woldemichael Ethio-Jazz Quartet featuring Ethiopian born saxophonist Girma Woldemichael . See "Ethiojazz" for more info!
New Performance Video!: Last July The Barnes & Woldemichael Ethio-jazz Quartet performed a livestream event in Toronto's West end. Two videos cut from that performance are coming to Daniel Barnes Music on YouTube!
All the best, stay safe, enjoy music!