All posts by Jack Malmstrom

I play jazz clarinet. My pals call me "Jack." I'm so pleased to introduce Jack's Cats, a new vintage jazz combo. I'm proud to be fronting the band which features some of the finest jazz musicians in Atlantic Canada. You can find out more about Jack's Cats here: www.jackscats.com and www.facebook.com/Jacks.Cats.swing.band Thanks for listening!

David Boles Blues

Passion Flower: How a Lifelong Love of Swing Music has Finally Bloomed in the Bleak Nova Scotian Winter

Thinking Inside The Box
I was an odd little kid, about four-years-old, during the 1960s in California when my mom and dad got a new refrigerator. It arrived in a giant cardboard box. The box ended up in our living room and for a few weeks that summer (indulgent parents!) it became my private retreat.

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David Boles Blues

Practice Tips and Techniques from John "Jack" Malmström

If you’ve been playing a musical instrument for awhile, and you’re feeling a little stale in your practice, here are some tips that might encourage you to keep pressing forward to improve your technique.

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