10 results for tag: Classical

Les Quatre Mains: Dianne Gryba & Bonnie Nicholson

Bonnie Nicholson and Dianne Gryba celebrate piano music for four hands with colourful pieces by Ravel and Milhaud, as well as some of the vibrant Hungarian Dances of Brahms. These longtime friends have explored classical duet and two-piano repertoire together for more than three decades and they are thrilled to play the ... Read More

Martin Janovsky

Piano Fridays is the perfect way to start your weekend - live piano with great food and drink. Famous for his vast repertoire of jazz and classical standards and his entertaining banter, Martin Janovsky sits down at the Yamaha S6 at 4:30 to play three 45 minute sets. Read More

Piano Chameleons: Herskowitz and Roney

Two piano masters of eastern Canada, Matt Herskowitz and John Roney have joined forces to create a unique musical experience combining the discipline of classical music with the freedom of jazz. The Piano Chameleons’ Bassment debut will showcase the duo’s jazz-influenced arrangements of the music Bach, Chopin, Debussy, and ... Read More

Saskatoon Musicians’ Association Gala

The Saskatoon Musicians’ Association celebrates its 107th year with Gala Showcase 2017 featuring member recording artists: The Ray Elliot Trio, Heidi Munro and The RealGroovyBand, Brad Johner, Marlon Harder & Autopilot, and Piano Friday’s favourite Martin Janovsky. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear the best lineup ... Read More

John Stetch & Vulneraville

Six-time JUNO-nominated Canadian jazz pianist John Stetch has been living the jazz life in New York City for over 20 years. Having played many solo piano shows at The Bassment, John is finally bringing his quartet Vulneraville to town. The band includes Steve Kortyka (sax), Philippe Lemm (drums), and Ben Tiberio (bass) and ... Read More

Braid & van Geel: Post Jazz

Pianist, composer, two-time JUNO Award winner, and Steinway artist David Braid combines European classical music and the spontaneity of American jazz. One of Europe’s most creative violists and composers, Oene van Geel is influenced by jazz, chamber music, Indian music, and free improvisation. David and Oene combine forces to ... Read More

Thomas Yu Solo

DOORS OPEN AT 1:00 RUSH SEATING Hear one of Saskatchewan’s greatest musical talents while helping keep The Bassment alive and well. Winner of the 2016 Van Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition, Thomas Yu is recognized as one of the top pianists in the world. Thomas is donating his time and talent and our patrons ... Read More

Andrew Collins Trio

Ground-breaking roots musician Andrew Collins has teamed up with multi-instrumentalists Mike Mezzatesta and James McEleney to create music that blurs the lines between bluegrass, jazz, old-time, folk, Celtic and classical. The trio displays amazing versatility, trading off on mandolin, mandola, mandocello, fiddle, guitar, and ... Read More

SMA Showcase Gala

This year’s Saskatoon Musician's Association Gala features the pop melodies of Eileen Laverty, the jazz stylings of Neil Currie and Gillian Snider, the rock rhythms of Johnny McCuaig, the country crooning of Codie Prevost, the soothing sounds of the Starry Night String Quartet, and the sensitive songs of Jen Lane and John ... Read More

John Stetch

Putting his own personal stamp on each of his distinctive renditions, award-winning pianist John Stetch pushes the boundaries of his jazz and classical training to incorporate melodies from all around the world and across American culture: from Mozart to Ukrainian folk music to the theme from The Love Boat. Sponsored by Yamaha ... Read More