7 results for tag: Improvisation

Ian Sinclair Quartet with Justice Der & Underline

Back in town for the holidays, pianist/composer Ian Sinclair has put together a quartet of to play his favourite standards as well as several originals. Back in town after his first term of study at Humber College, Justice Der and his band Underline play the opening set. Read More

The U of S Jazz Ensemble

Directed by Dean McNeill, the U of S Jazz Ensemble has released six CDs in its Bumper Crop series and has performed throughout Western Canada. The Ensemble plays jazz standards and original compositions and is comprised of music and non-music majors currently attending the U of S. Read More

The Stone Frigate Big Band

For 22 years, the 18-piece Stone Frigate Big Band has been a mainstay of the Saskatchewan jazz scene. With yearly gigs at Danceland, The Bassment, and the Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, the band has developed a vast and accessible repertoire that includes swing, jazz, pop, and Latin standards. Robyn Knight is the band’s featured ... Read More

U of S Jazz Ensemble

Directed by Dean McNeill, the U of S Jazz Ensemble has released six CDs in its ‘Bumper Crop’ series and has performed throughout western Canada. The Ensemble plays jazz standards and original compositions and is comprised of music and non-music majors currently attending the U of S. Sponsored by David's Distinctive Men's ... Read More

Silas Friesen Quartet

Looking for ways to improve your jazz chops? Trumpet player Silas Friesen and his quartet provide the encouragement and guidance needed to make your jazz experience both fun and educational.   Read More

Silas Friesen Quartet

Looking for ways to improve your jazz chops? Trumpet player Silas Friesen and his quartet provide the encouragement and guidance needed to make your jazz experience both fun and educational.   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