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Your Saskatoon Jazz Society membership entitles you to a $5 to $10 discount on over 100 shows per season at The Bassment. As a member you will be keeping the 30 year tradition of jazz in The Bassment alive and swinging!

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Solstice

Details

Sun Jun 16 - 2:00 pm
$28 – $38

Venue

The Bassment,
202 4th Avenue N Saskatoon , S7K 0K1 Canada
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Description

While you might be tempted to question the energy level of a singing group that has been around for 40 years, you only have to listen to a few bars of this swinging vocal octet to realize they’re running on all eight cylinders. Backed by a swinging instrumental trio featuring Sheldon Corbett (piano and sax), Doug Gilmour (bass), and D’Arce McMillan (drums), Solstice takes you through an impressive list of the best pop, rock, and jazz vocal classics. Saskatoon’s most beloved singing group features Rod Bell, Michelle Clancy, Bob Cowan, Grant Currie, Jean Currie, Lori ...
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Upcoming Shows

the Bassment 2018/19 Season

  • Date
  • Event
  • Description
    • Date
      April 24, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Dylan Menzie
      $20 25
    • Description
      With his sprawling vocal range, compelling approach to songwriting, and adept guitar and piano skills, Dylan Menzie is quickly becoming one of ...
    • Date
      April 25, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Andrea Beaton & Troy MacGillivray
      $22 27
    • Description
      East Coast Music Awards winners Andrea Beaton and Troy MacGillivray grew up in the epicentre of Canadian Celtic culture. Their musical adventures ...
    • Date
      April 26, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Kenny Marco
      $24 29
    • Description
      Formerly of ’70s supergroups Motherlode, Dr. Music, and Blood Sweat & Tears, Kenny Marco brings his many years of experience to the Bassment ...
    • Date
      April 27, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Eileen Laverty
      $25 35
    • Description
      Eileen Laverty returns to the Bassment after a year focused on songwriting, including music for a theatre production, the St. Paul's hospice campai...
    • Date
      April 30, 2019
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Rory Lynch Jazz Jam
      $NO COVER
    • Description
      Rory Lynch and his quartet for an evening that focuses on the art of improvising. If you sing or play an instrument, come on down to the club to work ...
    • Date
      May 2, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Ben Schenstead
      $20 25
    • Description
      Specializing in classical and fingerstyle guitar, Ben Schenstead is a multi-faceted musician who enjoys exploring the boundaries between Latin, jazz, ...
    • Date
      May 3, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Flamenco Borealis
      $24 29
    • Description
      Back from a year in Spain, Flamenco Borealis returns to the Bassment with ‘Dos Voces’ (Two Voices), a show in which flamenco and Arabic music and ...
    • Date
      May 4, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Melissa Lauren
      $23 28
    • Description
      Singer Melissa Lauren and jazz guitarist Nathan Hiltz have been performing, writing, and recording together for the better part of 10 years. With ...
    • Date
      May 6, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Claude Bourbon
      $18 23
    • Description
      Finger-picking guitarist Claude Bourbon returns for his fifth Bassment visit. Having performed and studied all over the world, Claude’s music is a ...
    • Date
      May 10, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Diane Lines' JUMP!
      $28 38
    • Description
      Musical director, pianist, vocalist, arranger, composer Diane Lines has worked with a variety of artists, including JUNO Award winners Michael ...
    • Date
      May 14, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Cat Jahnke
      $18 23
    • Description
      Since 2005, Saskatchewan-born singer-songwriter Cat Jahnke has built a loyal fan base across Canada, touring regularly and releasing four albums. A ...
    • Date
      May 16, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Jenn Grant
      $28 38
    • Description
      With a voice and songwriting ability that have been celebrated the world over by critics and industry insiders alike, Jenn Grant returns to perform ...
    • Date
      May 24, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      West of Mabou
      $20 25
    • Description
      Named after a small town in Nova Scotia that is the hub of Celtic culture in Canada, West of Mabou returns to perform lively dance music steeped in ...
    • Date
      May 25, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Fernanda Cunha
      $32 42
    • Description
      Making her third visit to Saskatoon, Brazilian singer Fernanda Cunha performs contemporary and traditional Latin compositions. Rising out of the ...
    • Date
      May 29, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Georgia Fats
      $20 25
    • Description
      The Georgia Fats transform the vintage sounds of blues, rock, old country, and gospel into a hard-driving sound that is designed to get people ...
    • Date
      May 31, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Big Dave McLean
      $22 27
    • Description
      Much revered and loved by blues fans across Canada, JUNO Award winner Big Dave McLean has been hooting, hollering, and testifying through every juke ...
    • Date
      June 1, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Heidi Munro & The RealGroovyBand
      $23 28
    • Description
      One of the hardest-working and most versatile entertainers in Western Canada, Heidi Munro possesses a gutsy, soulful vocal style with influences that ...
    • Date
      June 2, 2019
      2:00 pm
    • Event
      Martin Janovsky in Concert
      $25 35
    • Description
      Possessing a massive repertoire with an astonishing variety of styles and composers and a remarkable piano technique that makes it all seem so easy, ...
    • Date
      June 6, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Dirty Catfish Brass Band
      $23 28
    • Description
      Back to The Basment for their fourth visit, the Dirty Catfish Brass Band has become a constant at local festivals and venues within Winnipeg and the ...
    • Date
      June 7, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Ellen Froese
      $20 25
    • Description
      With performances at Folk Alliance International in Kansas City and Merlefest in North Carolina, singer-songwriter Ellen Froese has recently been ...
    • Date
      June 8, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Gillian Sings Joni
      $24 29
    • Description
      Join vocalist Gillian Snider as she pays tribute to Saskatoon’s most famous and beloved music icon, Joni Mitchell. The night’s song list will ...
    • Date
      June 13, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Anderson Burko
      $20 25
    • Description
      Acoustic guitars, mandolin, harmonica, and two voices around a campfire is the way Darrell Burko and Roy Anderson started to make music. It is to ...
    • Date
      June 14, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Back of the Bus
      $22 27
    • Description
      Specializing in classic and contemporary Celtic music with Scottish, Irish, and East Coast roots, Back of the Bus plays at ceilidhs, festivals and ...
    • Date
      June 15, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Toon Town Big Band
      $20 25
    • Description
      Toon Town Big Band plays a wide variety of music, from swing to rhumba to polka and back. Made up of local amateur and professional musicians, the ...
    • Date
      June 16, 2019
      2:00 pm
    • Event
      Solstice
      $28 38
    • Description
      While you might be tempted to question the energy level of a singing group that has been around for 40 years, you only have to listen to a few bars ...
    • Date
      September 14, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Stone Frigate Big Band
      $20 25
    • Description
      Start off your Bassment season on a high note with the big band sounds of the Stone Frigate Big Band. You’ll hear the instrumental hits of Count ...
    • Date
      October 23, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Daniel Champagne
      $22 27
    • Description
      Described as “the finest guitar player of his generation”, Australian-born and Nashville-based Daniel Champagne spent his late teens and early ...
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