9 results for tag: Acoustic Bass

Diana Panton

JUNO Award-winning jazz vocalist Diana Panton returns to perform with master musicians Reg Schwager (guitar) and Neil Swainson (bass). Known for her delicate, heartfelt renderings of standards, Diana’s voice is sweet, pure, and natural. Downbeat magazine included her recording I Believe in Little Things in its list of Best ... Read More

Renee Rosnes & Neil Swainson Duo

Over the course of her 30-year career, Regina-born, New York-based pianist Renee Rosnes has performed and recorded with a "who's who" of jazz greats including Wayne Shorter, Joe Henderson, Bobby Hutcherson, James Moody, and Ron Carter. She is a four-time JUNO award winner and has released 16 albums as a leader. The Globe and ... Read More

The Lonesome Ace Stringband

The Lonesome Ace Stringband plays old-time, Appalachian folk songs, and fiddle/banjo tunes. Band members Chris Coole (banjo), John Showman (fiddle), and Max Heineman (bass) share a deep respect for the roots of the music, a keen sense of innovation to the performance and material, and a passion for the sound that transcends ... Read More

Jeff Scroggins & Colorado

Fronted by internationally acclaimed two-time National Banjo Champion Jeff Scroggins, Colorado is a high-energy five-piece bluegrass band possessing an eclectic range of influences blending second and third generation bluegrass. The band features award-winning mandolinist/songwriter Tristan Scroggins and Greg Blake’s authen... Read More

The Slocan Ramblers

Rooted in the bluegrass tradition, fearlessly creative, and possessing a bold, dynamic sound, The Slocan Ramblers have quickly become a leading light of Canada’s roots music scene. Known for their energetic live shows, impeccable musicianship, and an uncanny ability to convert anyone within earshot into a lifelong fan, The ... Read More

Connor Newton Quintet

Rising star jazz saxophonist Connor Newton has studied with Canadian sax legends Kent Sangster, Mike Murley, and Kelly Jefferson. He has performed and recorded with the University of Toronto Jazz Orchestra. Connor will be joined by Silas Friesen (trumpet), Fintan Quinn (piano), Emmett Fortosky (bass), and Kyle Krysa (drums). ... Read More

In With The Old

Combining raw talent with a passion and respect for bluegrass and old-time music, In With The Old is on the way to the top of the North American roots music scene. Band members Ellen Froese, Kasia Thorlakson, and Jaxon Lalonde made their American debut at this year’s Merlefest in North Carolina. Sponsored by CFCR Read More

Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project

Focusing on songs collected by folklorist and field recording pioneer Alan Lomax, Jayme Stone brings together some of North America's most distinctive and creative roots musicians to perform a set list that includes Bahamian sea chanteys, African-American a cappella songs, Appalachian ballads, fiddle tunes, and work songs. ... Read More

The Vivants

Inspired by the traditions of Southern music and showmanship, The Vivants are Emil Bonn (vocals), Clare Armentante (fiddle), James Touzel (bass), and Kalei Yamanoha (accordion). The group has just released Bluegrass Special, an album that shimmers with bluegrass and old-time country originals and with sister-style harmonies. ... Read More