138 results for tag: Piano

Neil Currie: My Life – The Music of Billy Joel

Drawing on his experience as a duelling pianist, Neil Currie has put together an entertaining evening that features him singing and playing all the classic hits of Billy Joel. Back to The Bassment by popular demand, Neil shares the stage with Terry Hoknes (guitar/bass) and Brad King (drums). Sponsored by Beverly Ashdown Day ... Read More

Nigel Mack Big Blues Attack

One of Saskatchewan’s legendary ambassadors of the blues, Nigel Mack is back to play his regular December Bassment gig spreading Christmas cheer to all our blues fans. A triple threat on harp, guitar, and vocals, Nigel brings a whole bagful of originals taken from his output of five recordings. Mr. Mack will be backed by an ... Read More

Christmas with Solstice

With eight voices blending beautiful harmonies and a rhythm section that keeps everything swinging, Solstice has been singing vocal jazz and entertaining audiences for over 40 years. A Bassment tradtion, Christmas with Solstice features jazz and pop arrangements of all your favourite Christmas and seasonal tunes. Solstice is ... Read More

Jeffery Straker: A Very Prairie Christmas

Award winning singer-songwriter and pianist Jeffery Straker performs over 100 shows across Canada, Europe and Latin America each year. He's recorded for CBC Radio's Canada Live, had a music video in the top 10 in Canada, and has had his music placed in TV, movies and theatrical productions. Jeffery returns to our stage with a ... Read More

Sabin Jacques & Rachel Aucoin

Accordionist Sabin Jacques and pianist Rachel Aucoin have been musical and life partners since 1997. Sabin has been dedicated to preserving the rich Quebec tradition of the diatonic folk accordion, especially the music of revered accordionist and composer Phillipe Bruneau. Rachel has a background in classical piano and an ... Read More

John Roney & Tevet Sela

Band leaders Israeli-born alto saxophonist Tevet Sela and Canadian jazz pianist John Roney haved joined forces to share a musical vision. The 10 original compositions of their debut release, The River, explore the blending of musical cultures from the Middle East, Europe, and North America resulting in a sound that is truly ... Read More

Julian Fauth

Barrelhouse blues and boogie woogie piano player and singer Julian Fauth returns for a night of traditional and original blues tunes. Recognized by his peers and fans as a true blues original, he has 2009 JUNO Award for Blues Album of the Year and the 2010 Maple Blues Award for Piano Player of the Year. Julian plays regularly ... Read More

The Dime Notes

Digging way, way back into the blues-drenched sounds of clarinet-driven 1920’s New Orleans jazz, the Dime Notes have unearthed a repertoire of stomps, blues, and forgotten gems of the era of Johnny Dodds, Jelly Roll Morton, and Louis Armstrong. The Dime Notes present a fresh take on a timeless style, emphasizing the propuls... Read More

Amos Hoffman & Noam Lemish Quartet

For years, guitarist Amos Hoffman and pianist Noam Lemish have been collecting Jewish melodies from around the world. With a varied set list of songs of Kurdish, Yemenite, Moroccan, Ladino, Russian, and Israeli origin, the quartet’s vibrant arrangements have created in an inspired blend of cultures. Amos and Noam’s have ... Read More

The Larry Fuller Trio

Acclaimed jazz pianist, band leader, and clinician Larry Fuller is known to "swing like a beast!". The recipient of consistent praise for his emotive, swinging style, monstrous technique, and program versatility, Larry’s resume includes time spent with a who’s who of jazz: Ray Brown, John Legend, John Pizzarelli, Clark ... Read More