"Joseph Semple embodies the musical traits that all musicians yearn to have. He is a composer with the ability to write anything from hip jazz tunes to catchy folk jams, he is an improviser with a jazz vocabulary much beyond his years, and he is a bandleader who commands his audience effortlessly. Ultimately, Joseph Semple is the consummate musician, and without a doubt, he is one to watch on the Alberta music scene."


- Mallory Chipman (singer, songwriter)

"His online tracks display the fluid, lively energy he brings to his instrument and to ensemble arrangements."

- Rodger Levesque (Edmonton Journal)

"Joseph Semple’s musical abilities extend far beyond his years. Whether it be through his masterful compositions, his passionate improvisation, his captivating showmanship, or his quirky and hilarious banter, Joseph seamlessly exudes all aspects of a phenomenal and incredibly diverse professional musician. This extremely talented and multi-faceted performer with a heart of gold, is one that you’ll want to see again and again."

- Sean Sonego (singer, songwriter)