11 results for tag: Originals

Twin Fiddles: J.J.Guy & Gordon Stobbe

Award-winning Canadian fiddlers J.J. Guy and Gordon Stobbe have a long history of working together. Their shared love for traditional fiddle music has resulted in a collection of original tunes written in the twin fiddle style. Piano accompaniment will be provided by Cathy Sproule. SPONSORED BY HOUGHTON BOSTON PRINTERS ... Read More

Kristian Braathen Trio

The sound of the Kristian Braathen Trio is based around great feel and interesting arrangements. Since the release his debut album, Tempus Fugit, Kristian continues to develop both as a drummer and as a composer/arranger. Influenced by the classic piano trios of Ray Brown and Bill Charlap, this trio also features Nick Peck ... Read More

Florian Hoefner and Subtone

Raised in Germany, trained in New York City, and now based in St. John’s, jazz pianist and composer, Florian Hoefner returns to The Bassment, this time performing with the German jazz collective Subtone. Formed in 2005 in Berlin and standing at the forefront of today’s young, innovative jazz ensembles, the quintet has ... Read More

Amina Figarova Sextet

Composer, pianist, and world-class bandleader Amina Figarova returns with her sextet to perform selections drawn from an impressive discography of 12 recordings. A powerhouse ensemble recognized for bringing Figarova’s lush and detailed arrangements to life with a remarkable chemistry, the sextet includes Alex Pope Norris ... Read More

Wilma Groenen

Vocalist and singer-songwriter Wilma Groenen joins forces with Brett Balon (keys) and Scott Triffo (guitar) to offer an evening of intimate originals and twisted covers. No matter your musical tastes, you’ll find something to give you pause for thought or cause to bop. Dave Anderson (bass) and Kyle Krysa (drums) round out the ... Read More

Joel Grundahl Trio

With a set list of original and cover jazz-fusion compositions, the Joel Grundahl Trio melds jazz with modern music, all the while embracing creativity and improvisation and striving to carry the fusion torch forward. Percussionist/composer Kyle Krysa and Distant Conversation plays the opening set with a set of Krysa’s ... Read More

Alex Goodman Quartet

In 2014 Alex Goodman became the first Canadian ever to win first prize (and the Audience Choice Award) at the Montreux Jazz Festival International Guitar Competition in Switzerland. Featuring some of the top talents in jazz today, the Alex Goodman Quartet plays original music and adaptations from a diverse group of composers ... Read More

The A/B Trio ft. Mark DeJong

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

BC Read Big Band

The high priest of Saskatoon blues musicians, B.C. Read has been preaching the gospel of the blues to audiences in Western Canada for over 30 years. Returning to play his traditional January gig at The Bassment, B.C. has lined up his favourite musicians to perform a night of blues classics and originals. Sponsored by Braid ... Read More

Ian Sinclair Quartet with Justice Der & Underline

Back in town for the holidays, pianist/composer Ian Sinclair has put together a quartet of to play his favourite standards as well as several originals. Back in town after his first term of study at Humber College, Justice Der and his band Underline play the opening set. Read More