Colby is a self-made musician born and raised in the Kootenays who is now residing in Castlegar. A first-year Selkirk College music student, Colby plans on continuing his schooling in composition and performance. He doubles as a multi-reed specialist with background in piano performance. A few of his favourite instruments are piano, bassoon, and oboe which were brought on by his love for jazz, world music, classical music and much more. In the future Colby would love to travel the world and experience the evolution of music firsthand.