Read my candid commentary on the Hamilton Spectator article "The day the pandemic came to Hamilton," 27 Oct 2018. Comments welcome. Send me an email.



Sat. Jan 26 - Free Times Cafe, Toronto, w/Max Woolaver Band 
Sat. Feb 9 - Dakota Tavern, Toronto w/Vintage Vixens
Feb 23,24 - Winterfolk, For King & Country (Don't miss this rare WW1 show!) Day/time: TBA
Sat. Mar 16 - The Pilot Tavern, Toronto, w/Jeremy Price Quartet  matinee 3-6pm



Sat Dec 8, 2018 - Toronto. w/Max Woolaver Band
Sun Nov 11, 2018 - Hugh's Room Toronto, For King and Country w/Tony Quarrington. Armistice Day show. 
Sun Nov 4, 2018 - Lula Lounge, Blues for the Red Door w/Big Rude Jake and guests 
Sat. Oct 27, 2018 - Missa Gaia, choir and jazz ensemble, Kitchener, 7pm. 
Sun. Sept 16, 2018 - Kensington Market Jazz Festival Toronto. HOTBOX CAFE 2pm. SOLO 
Sat. Sept 15, 2018 - Guelph Jazz Festival w/Brenda Lewis. 7-9:30pm 
Sat. July 21, 2018 - Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival w/Brenda Lewis. Band. Time TBA 
Sat. June 30, 2018 - Port Severn with Mose Scarlett. (private function) 
Fri. June 29, 2018 - Toronto Jazz Festival. Trio. 6pm. Yorkville Laneway stage. FREE. 
Thurs. June 14, 2018 - Hugh's Room Toronto w/Brian Gladstone. CD release.  
Sun. May 6, 2018 - Missa Gaia, choir and jazz ensemble. Kincardine. Knox Presbyterian Church
Sat. May 5, 2018 - 8 pm - For King and Country - by Tony Quarrington. St. Andrew's Church, downtown Toronto.The full WW1 show, star-studded, and CD release.  
Sun Apr. 29, 2018 - 2pm. The Guelph Youth Music Centre Recital Hall Series presents Brenda Lewis: Celebrating 25 Years of Singing! With Margaret Stowe, Jeff Bird, John Zadro, Andy MacPherson and Gayle Ackroyd. Tickets at
Sat. Apr 21, 2018 - Missa Gaia, choir and jazz ensemble, London 7pm Wesley Knox Church
Thurs. Apr. 19, 2018 - Old Mill Toronto, w/Brenda Lewis. Neil Swainson bass
Sun Feb 18, 2018 - Winterfolk Festival Toronto - 2pm w/Jack DeKeyser et al. Blues.
Sun Feb 18, 2018 - Winterfolk Festival Toronto - 9-10pm w/Max Woolaver Band.


Here I am playing in Paris with Sean Gourley way back in 2013 - check out pictures of me playing all over the place.

Mello Jello Read Reviews

Adventures of the Red Guitar
(feature - Track 1 Mag's Groove, featuring the great Kathryn Moses on flute)


LISTEN - Margaret Stowe and Tony Quarrington play an old folk song Shady Grove


BUY MY BOOK - The Red Guitar Book of 12-Bar Blues Progressionsebook *FOR KINDLE* IS NOW AVAILABLE at Amazon To buy it, click here for $9.99
You can get a Kindle app for your PC or Mac. Easy. The book focuses on how to build complex chord progressions from simple 12-bar blues.
Coming soon to Kindle - The Red Guitar Book, Concepts for Jazz and Blues, and Theory Primer For All, including The 1-2-3 of Jazz and Blues.


My current WW1 projects - FINISHED Album For King and Country original songs of World War One by Tony Quarrington. Tony is a brilliant songwriter and several luminaries will be featured on the album. I'm engineering and playing on a few tracks. Here is the first released song, on YouTube along with a story I wrote, Welcome to the Theatre of War, which proceeds the song.



MSTQ / MySTiQue - A wonderful new guitar duet CD from Margaret Stowe and Tony Quarrington, is now available! 14 great instrumental tracks (1 vocal track too!). Something for everyone - original jazz - country - our favourite covers, from Hank Williams to Grapes of Wrath - and Tony sings too!, plus a bonus live track, a Daisy DeBolt Medley, live at Hugh's Room Toronto.
You'll love this CD! It's also the only CD with a REVERSIBLE CD COVER. You choose!

Buy: $15. If you want it sent in the mail, please add $2 to cover the mailing.
Send me an email right now and get your MSTQ / MySTiQue CD right away!