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Jim Hillman

Part-time faculty, Music

Part-Time Teacher, Private Studies

Jim  Hillman
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext.
Availability: feel free to contact Jim at :

e-mail -
text/phone 438 275-4232

Flexible Schedule

Video links below :

Research activities

The Drummers' Collective, New York City

Studies in 1986 with : Mike Clark, Frank Malabe, Portinho, Johnny Almendra, Robbie Gonzalez

Teaching activities

Teaching History

Private Studies, Jazz Drumming - Concordia 2017-2018

Private Studies, Jazz Drumming - Concordia 2018-2019

Private Studies, Jazz Drumming - Concordia 2019-2020


Lyrics : Jim Hillman (2015)

Compilation of Lyrics (Transcriptions Included)

Artistic performances

Please see CV published in "Biography" category


1994 JUNO Award

Best Contemporary Jazz Album, "The Merlin Factor"

1995 JUNO Award Nomination

Best Contemporary Jazz Album "Frontier Tunes"

The Jazz Report Awards

Jazz Electric Group Of The Year : The Merlin Factor
1994, 95, & 96

CDs as a Leader

"The Merlin Factor" (1993)

Jim Hillman & The Merlin Factor

"Frontier Tunes" (1995)

The Merlin Factor

"Relationships" (1998)

The Merlin Factor

"Choose" (2003)

The Merlin Factor

"The Merlin Factor" (2007)

The Merlin Factor


PAISTE Cymbals

Jim Hillman plays PAISTE Cymbals exclusively

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