Mike leads his highly-acclaimed quintet, which has performed on both ocean coasts of Canada and recorded numerous times for CBC radio. The quintet appears on the recent CBC compilation CD release celebrating 50 years of the show Hot Air.
Herriott toured Canada again last year as lead trumpet with Hugh Fraser and the Vancouver Ensemble of Jazz Improvisation (VEJI). He has also performed with Kenny Wheeler, Slide Hampton, Pat Labarbara, Keith Copeland, and Maynard Ferguson.
Artists: Mike Herriott (trumpet,flugelhorn, and fretless electric bass), Dennis Esson (trombone), Ross Taggart (piano), Ken Lister (bass), Keith Copeland (drums), Guest: Hugh Fraser (bass trombone and trombone solo)