Monthly Archives: October 2013

DownBeat’s Reader’s Poll!!!

Congratulations to all the members of the BiCoastal Family for making the Down Beat Readers Poll: Aaron Lington – Baritone Saxophone, Wayne Wallace -Trombone, and Origin (our record label).  Progress is being made on BC4. It is off for mastering and we should hear the results soon!

BiCoastal Collective on the 2014 Grammy Ballot!

The BiCoastal Collective is on the 2014 Grammy ballot in the following 3 categories: 1. Best Best Jazz Instrumental Album: Chapter Three 2. Best Jazz Composition, ‘TGOK’ (by Paul Tynan) 3. Best Jazz Composition, ‘Folk Like’ (by Aaron Lington) If you are a member of the Academy we’d sure appreciate your votes!

Nice review of BC3 from

The third installment in the exciting and energetic Bicoastal Collective’s oeuvre, simply entitled Chapter Three, maintains the same combination of memorable compositions and engaging improvisations that characterized the first two records. Co-led by Antigonish (Nova Scotia)-based trumpeter Paul Tynan and San Franciscan baritone saxophonist Aaron Lington, the sextet works through six originals, each with its […]