Pat Carey is an internationally recognized saxophonist, producer, and educator.

Pat has toured extensively throughout North America and Europe. Pat also toured for the Armed Forces performing in Israel and Cypress.

Pat has performed with:
Tony Bennett, Sarah Vaughan, Mel Torme, Lionel Hampton, Queen Latifah, Myron Cohen, Rodney Dangerfield, George McCrae, George Thorogood (o), Joe Cocker (o), The Beach Boys (o), Otis Rush, Dr. John, Buddy Guy (o), BBKing (o), James Cotton, Jeff Healey, Dan Ackroyd, John Candy, Kenny Neal, Paul Shaffer, Edwin Starr, Bowzer, Sam Moore, Little Anthony, Peter Noone, The Coasters, The Shirelles, The Drifters, Lesley Gore, Tommy Roe, Little Eva, Mel Tillis, Ira Sullivan, Richie Cole, Jimmy Cavallo, Willie McCumber, Johnny Pennino, Louis Prima Jr., Jamil Sharif, Steamboat Willie, Clarence Frogman Henry, Reggie Hall, Colin James, Colin Linden, Ron Hynes, Powder Blues Band, Jim Belushi (o), Meatloaf (o), Sam Myers, Kenny Blues Boss Wayne, Duke Robillard, Junior Watson, Johnny Rawls, Lou Pride, Michael Powers, Jason Marsalis, Solomon Burke (o), Al Green (o), April Wine (o) and many others. ( o = Opening Act )

AWARDS

JUNO AWARDS

2014 Downchild Blues Band – Can You Hear The Music
2006 Kenny Blues Boss Wayne – Let It Loose
1991 Downchild – Saturday Night Blues: The Great Canadian Blues Project

JUNO NOMINATIONS

2004 Downchild Blues Band – Come On In
2004 Rita Chairelli – No-One To Blame
1994 Downchild Blues Band – Good Times Guaranteed
1994 Rita Chiarelli – Just Gettin’ Started
1987 Downchild Blues Band – It’s Been So Long

MAPLE BLUES AWARDS

Horn Player Of The Year – 2008, 2007, 2004, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

Recording Of The Year –

2010 Downchild Blues Band – I Need A Hat
2005 Downchild Blues Band – Come On In

Entertainer Of The Year – 2019, 2006, 2005  Downchild Blues Band

JIMMY LEWIS LIFETIME OF THE BLUES AWARDPat Carey – 2017

WC HANDY AWARD NOMINATION – 2005 Sam Myers – Coming From The Old School

JAZZ REPORT AWARD - 1998 Downchild Blues Band – Blues Group Of The Year