9 results for tag: Drums

Kristian Braathen Trio

The sound of the Kristian Braathen Trio is based around great feel and interesting arrangements. Since the release his debut album, Tempus Fugit, Kristian continues to develop both as a drummer and as a composer/arranger. Influenced by the classic piano trios of Ray Brown and Bill Charlap, this trio also features Nick Peck ... Read More

Florian Hoefner and Subtone

Raised in Germany, trained in New York City, and now based in St. John’s, jazz pianist and composer, Florian Hoefner returns to The Bassment, this time performing with the German jazz collective Subtone. Formed in 2005 in Berlin and standing at the forefront of today’s young, innovative jazz ensembles, the quintet has ... Read More

West of Mabou

Named after a small town in Nova Scotia that is the hub of Celtic culture in Canada, West of Mabou performs lively dance music steeped in the rich traditions of Scottish and Cape Breton fiddle and pipe tunes. The band combines the talents of Scott Benson (fiddle), Roberta Wallace (fiddle), Alex Rasmussen (pipes/whistles), ... Read More

Manuel Valera Trio

Grammy-nominated pianist and composer Manuel Valera was born and raised in Havana, Cuba. Well known on the New York City modern jazz scene, Manuel has garnered national American reviews and lent his talents as a pianist and composer to such notable artists as Arturo Sandoval, Paquito D’Rivera, Jeff Tain Watts, and Joel Frahm. ... Read More

Alex Goodman Quartet

In 2014 Alex Goodman became the first Canadian ever to win first prize (and the Audience Choice Award) at the Montreux Jazz Festival International Guitar Competition in Switzerland. Featuring some of the top talents in jazz today, the Alex Goodman Quartet plays original music and adaptations from a diverse group of composers ... Read More

Lindsay Beaver & the 24th Street Wailers

Wild and crazy front woman and singing drummer Lindsay Beaver and the 24th Street Wailers are road tested and tougher than two-by-fours. Lindsay and her bandmates have played over 650 performances in the past four years, winning over audiences in Canada, the United States, and France. Don’t miss this real deal rock and roll ... Read More

Flying Colours (Cancelled)

We will be moving our presentation of Flying Colours to a date in our season's second half. Stay tuned for more details. Read More

Ernesto Cervini

Turboprop has earned a reputation for being one of North America’s most exciting modern jazz sextets. Drummer, composer, and band leader Ernesto Cervini is joined by Joel Frahm (tenor sax), Tara Davidson (alto sax), William Carn (trombone), Adrean Farrugia (piano), and Dan Loomis (bass). Sponsored by Lucky Bastard Distil... Read More

Brandi Disterheft Trio

From her deep, resonating bass lines and potent improvisations, it is clear that Brandi Disterheft has a healthy respect for the jazz tradition. On tour to perform tunes from her fourth recording, Blue Canvas, Brandi will be joined by legendary jazz pianist Harold Mabern and much-in-demand drummer Joe Farnsworth. Sponsored by ... Read More