10 results for tag: Trumpet

The A/B Trio ft. Kevin Turcotte

Chronograph Recording artists A/B Trio brings together three of Alberta’s most in-demand performing and recording musicians: Thom Bennett (drums), Dan Davis (saxophone), and Josh McHan (bass). Their material ranges from inventive re-interpretations of standards to modern, original repertoire. Special guest for this performa... Read More

Dirty Catfish Brass Band

Formed in the fall of 2011, Dirty Catfish Brass Band has become a constant at local festivals and venues within Winnipeg and the surrounding area. The band’s aim is to inspire, create and instigate – but, mostly, they just want you on your feet. Invoking the sounds of the New Orleans brass tradition, the nine-piece collec... 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

David Buchbinder’s Odessa/Havana

Award-winning trumpeter and composer David Buchbinder brings together top jazz and world musicians to present an exhilarating evening of musical discovery fusing Jewish and Cuban music. With a common ancestry in medieval Andalusia and sharing Arabic, Roma (Gypsy), Sephardic and North African forbearers, Jewish and Cuban music ... 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

McNeill O’Kane Trumpet Summit

Award-winning Canadian trumpeters Dean McNeill and Brian O’Kane join forces for what promises to be a breathtaking evening of jazz trumpet. Special guest is Montreal jazz pianist/ drummer and McGill University Professor Andre White. The quintet is completed by Gent Laird (bass) and Arlan Kopp (drums). Sponsored by Pierce ... Read More

New Year’s in New Orleans

Bring in your New Year in Big Easy style with live music, dancing, food, and drink. New Year’s in New Orleans features the street jazz sounds of the Crawdaddios, the Cajun and zydeco blues of Zyde-GoGo, and the rock rhythms of Dr. Don and the Black Mambas. Your ticket includes complimentary party favours, champagne, and ... Read More

Maurice Drouin

Saskatoon's most entertaining jazz musician, Maurice Drouin returns to perform all your favourite Christmas songs with some of the best singers and instrumentalists in town. The all-star line-up includes Grant Currie, Graham Dyck, Bob Klassen, Barrie Redford, Jaclyn Smith, and Tatrina Tai. (NO FREE PASSES) Sponsored by ... Read More

Maurice Drouin

SOLD OUT Saskatoon's most entertaining jazz musician, Maurice Drouin returns to perform all your favourite Christmas songs with some of the best singers and instrumentalists in town. The all-star line-up includes Grant Currie, Jamie Donlevy, Graham Dyck, Bob Klassen, Barrie Redford, Jaclyn Smith, and Tatrina Tai. Sponsored ... Read More

Avi Granite

NYC-based quartet Verse performs the modern jazz creations of Canadian guitarist and composer Avi Granite. This concert will showcase selections from the group’s debut recording Snow Umbrellas as well as newer works. Avi’s bandmates are Jim Lewis (trumpet), Zach Lorber (bass), and Owen Howard (drums). The Silas Friesen ... Read More