Lucas Sader Music is thrilled to announce the release of The Lucas Sader Project’s debut album, Apollo: Tribute to the Miles Davis Quintet, which is now available on iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby, and at music retailers throughout Winnipeg, including McNally Robinson Booksellers, Music Trader, and Into the Music.

Apollo: Tribute to the Miles Davis Quintet aims to pay homage to one of the most innovative groups and bandleaders in the history of music; trumpeter Miles Davis and his legendary 1960’s Quintet. The album features drummer, composer and arranger Lucas Sader, along with world-renowned trumpeter Derrick Gardner, alto and tenor saxophonist Paul Balcain, pianist Paul De Gurse, and bassist Karl Kohut

Cover for "Apollo: Tribute to the Miles Davis Quintet". Designed by John Funk at Underscorefunk Design.

Track Listing:

1. Blues for Wynton Kelly (Theme) - Lucas Sader - 1:18

2. Joshua - Victor Feldman - 8:35

3. Blue in Green - Miles Davis - 8:18

4. Apollo - Lucas Sader - 5:32

5. Eighty One - Ron Carter/Miles Davis - 7:54

6. Blues for Wynton Kelly (Theme) - Lucas Sader - 1:41

7. Stella By Starlight - Victor Young/Ned Washington - 10:35

8. Moonrise - Lucas Sader - 6:58

9. All of You - Cole Porter - 8:03

10. The Sorcerer - Herbie Hancock - 4:02

11. Blues for Wynton Kelly (Theme) - Lucas Sader - 1:20

Recorded and mixed by Larry Roy at Musirex Productions. Mastered by Jordan Jackiew at Resosound Productions ( Designed by John Funk at Underscorefunk Design (

The album is printed on Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Paper using vegetable-based links and shrink wrap is only used when necessary to limit it's environmental footprint. The album also supports Winnipeg's arts community and economy as every aspect of production, including recording, mixing, mastering, design, printing, and packaging, was done locally. 

Lucas Sader Music would also like to acknowledge the support of Manitoba Film and Music, FACTOR Canada, the Government of Canada through the department of Canadian Heritage (Canada Music Fund), and of Canada's Private Radio Broadcasters in the production of the album.

Click here to check out The Storm and The Calm, a writing piece penned by Sader as the liner notes for the album.

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