The Cedar Box Suite Available on iTunes and Spotify

  • December 8, 2018

My new classical guitar EP entitled “The Cedar Box Suite”, commemorating the 40th Anniversary of my Takamine C134S classical guitar, recorded and produced in Nov. 2018, digital release date is December 8, 2018 on Spotify and iTunes.


It Might Get Laud – Guitar Player Magazine

  • November 22, 2018

Thanks to Vinnie DeMasi for the excellent feature on my 12 string laud in the January issue of Guitar Player Magazine


Yucatan Guitar Summit March 5-12, 2019

  • November 7, 2018

Yucatan Guitar Summit The Yucatan Guitar Summit is a week long guitar retreat, in the heart of the Yucatan, at Sotuta de Peon, Hacienda Viva. Sotuta de Peon is a fully restored and operational hacienda that produces henequen fiber (once called “Green Gold”), from the raw plant into various products, such as rope, commonly known as Sisal. Everything from the machinery to the main house has been beautifully restored. Underwater crystalline rivers (known as cenotes), lush tropical gardens, and a stable of horses, are all part of the expansive and unique property, as well as first rate...


Mayapan – David Barrett Trio feat. Crown Lands on iTunes!

  • November 1, 2018

I'm so excited to announce this new track Mayapan, produced by Terry Brown, very fortunate to be able to work so closely on arrangements, and production of such an elaborate instrumental, thank you for your inspiration, and thank you to Justin Meli for capturing the trio so well, and to Peter J. Moore for the amazing mastering! Album design by HotHouse Creative Inc.


Mayapan – David Barrett Trio feat. Crown Lands on Spotify!

  • November 1, 2018

Working with Kevin Comeau and Cody J. R. Bowles of Crown Lands on Mayapan has been a real high point for David Barrett Trio, Terry and I were blown away, we had so much fun making it, this is what we came up with! Album design by HotHouse Creative inc.


The Making of Red Barchetta

  • September 14, 2018

Terry will do a special presentation on the making of Red Barchetta, featuring all the original multi-tracks at the Terry Brown Master Sessions with David Barrett Trio, September 29th at Chalet Studios. Click here to register, thanks!


New Prog Epic!

  • September 13, 2018

David Barrett Trio and Crown Lands are collaborating on new music with producer Terry Brown (Rush). The 12 minute instrumental prog epic will be recorded at Chalet Studio as part of a Terry Brown Master Class recording workshop September 29, 2018. The song will be mixed and released digitally everywhere this fall! Register for the workshop here: Terry Brown Master Class


Next Retreat in Mexico, December 1-8, 2018

  • September 7, 2018

Hacienda Viva, Sotuta de Peon, Mexico. December 1-8, 2018, for more information please visit: Yucatan Guitar Summit


David Barrett Guitar Player Magazine, October 2018

  • August 24, 2018

Please check out David's article in the latest issue of Guitar Player Magazine, by Vinnie DeMasi Yucatán Jam - Forget scales and technique. David Barrett's Consciousness Through Music retreat aims to improve your playing through mindful living. Guitar Player Magazine - Yucatan Jam, October Issue


DB3 Red Vinyl in Stores!

  • August 16, 2018

  The newly remastered David Barrett Trio red vinyl LP is available at three of the coolest Toronto record stores, KOPS 1811 Danforth Ave., POP MUSIC 581 Gerrard Street East, and SONIC BOOM 215 Spadina Ave. In addition to the DB3 online store you can now buy it on AMAZON.