46 results for tag: Jazz

Kerry-Anne Kutz

Vocalist Kerry-Anne Kutz specializes in singing the great vocal standards by Broadway icon Kurt Weill. She will also pay tribute to the wonderful Saskatoon songstress Audrey Brandt in honour of Audrey’s remarkable contributions to our city’s musical milieu. Kerry-Anne is joined by Skip Kutz (bass), Mike Cartile (trumpet), ... Read More

Renee Roses

Regina-born pianist Renee Rosnes has performed internationally for 30 years. She has worked jazz luminaries Joe Henderson, Wayne Shorter, James Moody, and Ron Carter. She has won three JUNO awards and released 16 critically acclaimed recordings, including her latest, Written in the Rocks. Renee is joined by the very solid and ... Read More

Stone Frigate Big Band

Over the past 20 years, the 18-piece Stone Frigate Big Band has become a fixture on 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 ... Read More

Heidi Munro

An award-winning Saskatchewan artist, Heidi Munro has sung country, gospel, rock, jazz, and blues over her 30-year career. She is one of our province’s hardest-working entertainers and is blessed with a gutsy signature voice and style. Heidi will have her all-star band backing her up as she performs her hits and several ... Read More

Jack Semple & Dave Chobot

Saskatchewan’s Dynamic Duo of funk, jazz, soul, blues, pop, rock, and every other modern genre you could mention, Jack Semple and Dave Chobot return to our stage to play a night of their favourite tunes. Jack and Dave have played so many gigs together that they could probably play a gig while taking a nap. But don’t worry, ... Read More

Melony Gibbs

Although she has been living in Alberta for several years, the memory of Melony Gibbs’ voice still lingers in the minds and hearts of many Saskatoon jazz fans. Back in town to join forces with her long-standing musical mentor Maurice Drouin, Melony will sing all her hits and a few new tunes as well. NO FREE PASSES Sp... Read More

Wilma Groenen

Wilma Groenen sings and heads turn. A whisper invites you in; a howl crushes your heart; a fine, clear note sends shivers up your spine. Backed by Brett Balon (keyboards), Scott Triffo (guitar), Dave Anderson (bass), and Arlan Kopp on drums, Wilma will premiere several songs written by her and Brett. Cidne Treen and Harmonica ... 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

Dione Taylor

A pastor’s daughter from Regina, Dione Taylor began playing the organ at age four and by age 10 was the music director and organist at the Shiloh Assembly Apostolic Church. Nominated for a 2005 JUNO for Best Jazz Vocal Album and for a Gemini award for her rendition of Oscar Peterson’s “Hymn to Freedom,” Dione has an ... Read More

Bret Higgins’ Atlas Revolt

The brainchild of the Toronto bassist Bret Higgins (Great Lakes Swimmers), Atlas Revolt was created as a vehicle for his original instrumental compositions. The band explores genre-defying music that draws inspiration largely from film scores, jazz, rock, surf, and elements of Eastern European, African and South American music. ... Read More