This bassist, composer and producer has spread his prodigious talents across the musical spectrum. He is a graduate student of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, a two time Juno Award winner, a nominee for bassist of the year (1997) by Canadian Music Magazine, and a nominee for best new artist at the Montreal Jazz Festival (Du Maurier Grand Jazz Award: 1995). He has reached considerable commercial success with his jazz group, Metalwood, winning Juno Awards for best contemporary jazz group two years straight. For SPONGE, Tarry has drawn upon his extensive experience and taste for the eclectic and ventured into the outer regions of improvisation, ambience and sampled source materials.
Chris Tarry appears on these SPOOL releases;
with Dylan van der Schyff / Sponge
Peggy Lee Band
Francois Houle / Au Coeur du Litige