Victoria saxophonist Sean Winter has died. He was 33.

Winter performed with numerous bands including Hank Angel and His Island Devils, Funk’d Up, and Tight Hair.

He could frequently be seen performing at jam sessions and busking in downtown Victoria.

Since news of Winter’s passing spread, the music community in Victoria and beyond have flooded social media with condolences posts.

Sean Winter- condolences
Facebook posts from the music community after news of Sean Winter’s death was made public

The cause of death has not been made public.

Sean Winter
Sean Winter