80 results for tag: Drums

Hilario Duran Trio: A Tribute to Oscar Peterson

Cuban-born Hilario Duran grew up in Havana in a musical family surrounded by various musical influences. After making his mark in Cuba, he continued to develop skills as a pianist, producer, composer, arranger, and musical director of remarkable ability. Having admired Oscar Peterson since he was a child, Hilario will be ... Read More

The Joel Grundahl Trio with special guest The Aaron Salkeld Trio

The Joel Grundahl Trio is an instrumental jazz fusion group that performs original and cover fusion compositions. Consisting of Joel (guitar), Lloyd Tomczak (bass), and Kyle Krysa (drums), the trio seeks to create and to improvise jazz fused with modern music themes. Since jazz is an ever-evolving musical form based on creati... Read More

Jim Gallagher’s Bridges & Bones Quintet

Regina pianist Jim Gallagher has assembled an all-star band from the cities of bridges and bones that includes Trent Reschny (tenor sax), Donny Kennedy (alto sax), Soren Nissen (bass), and Chris Wallace (drums). Jim promises an evening of traditional and audience-friendly jazz and, as Miles Davis would say, the tunes will be ... Read More

ES:MO: Elizabeth Shepherd & Michael Occhipinti

Elizabeth Shepherd and Michael Occhipinti make up ES:MO. They’re two imaginative musicians who push against the boundaries of genres to explore the new. Michael’s huge colour palette of guitar sounds, combined with Elizabeth’s keyboard work and soulful and ethereal voice, interlock in a moving pairing, as evidenced by ... Read More

The Ian Sinclair Quartet

Pianist and composer Ian Sinclair recently moved home to Saskatoon after spending 15 years living and working in Toronto. While there he completed a Doctorate in Musical Arts from the University of Toronto, released an album entitled Know the Reflection, and was active in the city's jazz scene working with a number of award-w... Read More

The Mary Ancheta Quartet

Keyboardist Mary Ancheta is a Canadian / Filipina artist who steps into the spotlight with her genre-bending organic, modern take on jazz and electro-funk. Inspired by the likes of Squarepusher, The Meters, John Scofield, and Prince, Ancheta knows what’s up when it comes to arresting melodies and irresistible grooves. Her ... Read More

Marianne Trudel & John Hollenbeck: Dédé Java Espiritu

A piano, a drum set, and a thousand ideas. This is the happy and highly creative encounter ofpianist and composer Marianne Trudel with world-renowned drummer and composer John Hollenbeck. An electrifying, fascinating, enveloping duo, Dédé Java Espiritu plunges the listener into an infinite panorama of colours and grooves ... Read More

The Canadian Jazz Collective

Led by jazz greats Kirk MacDonald (saxophone), Lorne Lofsky (guitar), and Derrick Gardner (trumpet), this intergenerational septet takes a collaborative approach presenting original Canadian jazz, blending the unique artistic vision and deep compositional catalogues of its leaders into one powerful, creative, and cohesive ... Read More

No Cover Jazz Jam featuring the Emmett Fortosky Group

Local musician and educator Emmett Fortosky and his quartet lead our monthly Jazz Jams. There is no charge to attend and/or perform at the jams and we welcome singers and instrumentalists of all ages and levels to make an effort to develop their jazz "chops". Emmett will be joined by Ronin Inkster (trumpet), Ian Sinclair ... Read More

Apollo Suns

Led by composer/guitarist Ed Durocher, Winnipeg's Apollo Suns is a 9-piece instrumental collective that fuses the influences of jazz, rock, and psychedelic. Best known for its high-octane live show, the group has performed at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival, the Vermont Jazz Fest, and the Calgary Stampede. The band has several ... Read More