Toronto-born Jazz saxophonist David Rubel is an alumnus of both the Humber College and University of Toronto Jazz programs. His rich sound and original brand of jazz has been featured in all of Toronto’s major jazz venues from The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar and the legendary Montreal Bistro, to The Old Mill and the new Jazz Bistro. His debut CD “Into the Dark” garnered positive reviews from the Toronto Star, Jazz FM 91.1 and various jazz publications. David has toured throughout Europe, the United States and Canada, and performed with Grammy and Juno winners such as Maria Schneider, Kurt Elling, Donny McCaslin, Dave Liebman, Time Ries, Phil Markowitz, Don Thompson, and many others. David can be heard as a soloist and sideman on numerous Canadian recordings, and has also appeared in various short films and web series. David is thrilled to have released Into The Dark, his debut CD as a leader, for which he has been awarded Grants from The Ontario Arts Council and The Canadian Music Fund (FACTOR).