Dave Phyall


Canadian Guitarist and pianist, Vancouver based. 
Award winning composer.
Jazz and Latin music genres. 
Awarded Canada Council grant for composition. 
Sideman for Juno nominee Karin
Plato. Honourable mention in the Vancouver Sun for his guitar work on her CD Pastiche
Sideman for the Platters. 
David studied music with John Abercrombie, Dave Holland, Kenny Wheeler, George Adams, Ted Quinlan and Owen Underhill.
Dave has recorded or performed with artists such as Kathy Kidd, Allan Johnston, Coleen Savage, Lovi Eli, 
Paul Blaney, Graham Ord, Oscar Nieto, 
Pro Musica, 
Arnie Eigenfeldt,
 Mark Armannini, Patric Caird, Dennis Burke, Ken Ogilvy, John Forrest, 
Lawrence Mollerup, Roy Styffe, Chris Sigerson, Bill Runge, 
Jennifer Scott, 
Rene Wurst, Alita Dupray, Steve Smith, 
Chris Whitely of the Whitely Brothers, Hugh Fraser, VEJI, Don Powrie of Skywalk, Danny Parker of Michael Buble, 
Buff Allen, Laura Crema, Gary Grace, Victor Bateman. 
Tom Keenlyside of Skywalk, Chris Tarry of Metalwood, Daryl Jahnke, 
David Sinclair, Elizabeth Fisher and Animal Slaves. 


Solo CD ABC's. Listen Below.
Solo CD The Healing.
Solo CD Guitarra y Percusion.
Quartet CD The Dave Phyall Quartet Electric 3.
Quartet CD The Dave Phyall Quartet Electric 2.
Quartet CD The Dave Phyall Quartet Union Street.
Quartet CD Live Through This.
Quartet CD Capture the Drum.
Duet CD Autograph on the Chroma Discs label awarded 3 stars from Marke Andrews of the Vancouver Sun.
Sound Advice CD produced by Juno nominated Graeme Coleman.
The Dave Phyall Quintet produced by Juno winner Rick Kilburn and distributed by Festival Distribution.
With Others: Doe Bender The Story of Love. Karin Plato Pastiche. Meita Winkler The Glory of Love. Carolan & Armanini Into The Heartland.
Animal Slaves
MoDaMu. Christ Church Cathedral Choir Haec Dies.

Dave performs regularly as a jazz guitarist, leader and sideman, at various clubs and jazz festivals. 
Performing flamenco-rumba either solo or with accompaniment.
The Dave Phyall Quartet or Union Street Quartet is Louis Mastroianni - keyboards, David Brown - bass, & Phil Belanger - drums.  Check local listings.

For information, bookings or recordings contact: Dave Phyall 637 Union Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6A 2C1.
Phone 604-731-2040 Contact Email: davephyall@yahoo.ca

New CD ABC's. Click on the links to listen or download.

Here's some older recordings. Download the mp3 audio files below. 

Click on the down arrows to the right of the audio files to download and listen.
Flamenco Picante Quartet.mp3
Dave Phyall,
Jan 24, 2016, 4:34 PM
O Grande Amor Solo.mp3
Dave Phyall,
Jan 24, 2016, 4:35 PM
Spain Quartet.mp3
Dave Phyall,
Jan 24, 2016, 4:37 PM
Zingaro Solo.mp3
Dave Phyall,
Jan 24, 2016, 4:39 PM