114 results for tag: Jazz

Saskatoon Summer Players

Join Saskatoon Summer Players as they take you from the Silver Screen to the Great White Way with The Movies Go To Broadway! This cabaret will feature a wealth of local talent and songs from shows that got their start in Hollywood before hitting it big on Broadway. What will they be performing? Songs from 9 to 5? The Lion ... 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. Sponsored by St. John's Music Read More

Way North

Formed in Brooklyn in 2014, Way North is the best kind of musical collaboration - one born out of the joy of playing together. Consisting of Canadians Petr Cancura (sax), Rebecca Hennessy (trumpet), Michael Herring (bass), and American Richie Barshay (drums), Way North uses jazz and improvisation as a means of exploring folk ... Read More

Dirty Catfish Brass Band

Back to The Basment for their third visit, the 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 ... Read More

Martin Janovsky Orchestra

With a first rate set list, an orchestra made up of the finest players in the province, and a bag full of priceless jokes, Martin Janovsky ans his Orchestra are a Bassment favourite. Featuring vocalists Jana Janovsky and Kathryn Schulz and instrumentalists Sheldon Corbett (sax) and Ken Marco (guitar), the orchestra plays pop, ... Read More

Gerard Weber Group

Returning for its third performance in as many years, the Gerard Weber Group will play an evening of music focused around the music of jazz guitarist Pat Metheny, as well as original works for jazz quintet. With extensive training as a concert saxophonist and performer, Gerard Weber contributes a refreshing, polished sound to ... Read More

Christmas with Solstice

If you are looking for a Christmas show filled with the spirit of the season, this is it. With eight voices blending beautiful harmonies and a rhythm section keeping everything swinging, Solstice has been singing vocal jazz and entertaining audiences for more than 40 years. Join singers Rod Bell, Michelle Clancy, Bob Cowan, ... Read More

The Whiskey Jerks

Feeling it was time to expand her one-woman accordiana show, vocalist Gillian Snider recruited Anna Bekolay (violin), James Diakuw (clarinet), Nevin Buehler (bass), Peter Abonyi (guitar), and Aidan Weiman (drums) to join in on her musical misadventures. The Whiskey Jerks have created their own niche, combining klezmer, countr... Read More

Michael Kasehammer

Unconstrained by genre barriers and any music industry pressures, pianist and vocalist Michael Kaeshammer follows his own muse, creating work designed to stimulate and satisfy himself, first and foremost. With an impressive discography that includes 12 full length recordings, Michael returns to The Bassment to perform with an ... Read More

Elizabeth Shepherd -MONtréal

Velvet-voiced pianist and soul-jazz innovator Elizabeth Shepherd returns to perform songs from her first bilingual album MONtréal. After 3 years of interviews with strangers around Montreal, Elizabeth found herself with countless stories, making up a "people's history" of the city she loves so much. The album is a series of ... Read More