Nolan Murphy is an Owen Sound based multi-instrumentalist, arranger and composer. He directs several Toronto-based bands, including the Eighth Street Orchestra and New Age Brass Band, and directs and plays in many more. He has been performing across Canada for over a decade, most notably as a member of the Eighth Street Orchestra. He has played at Folk and Country festivals, been featured in public events and functions like the Toronto Mayor's Gala for the Arts, and has been featured at Jazz Festivals including the Ottawa Jazz Festival, opening for Herbie Hancock.