8 results for tag: Standards

BC Read Big Band

The high priest of Saskatoon blues musicians, B.C. Read has been preaching the gospel of Robert, Howlin', B.B. and Muddy 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 local heroes to help him perform a night of blues classics and ... Read More

A Classic Christmas: Wingerter & Janovsky

Plumber by day vocalist by night Trevor Wingerter and music teacher by day pianist by night Martin Janovsky team up to present an entertaining performance of Christmas and seasonal classics. Expect to hear everything from Silent Night to Winter Wonderland. NO FREE PASSES Read More

Barbra Lica

JUNO nominated vocalist and songwriter Barbra Lica is on her way up. With a CBC ranking for being one of the Top 5 Jazz Singers in Canada and a second place finish in the 2013 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, Barbra has headlined the Montreal International Jazz Festival and Vancouver International Jazz ... Read More

Bob Brough Quartet

Throughout several decades, tenor saxophonist Bob Brough has been a mainstay of the Toronto music scene as a leader, sideman, and composer. During the ‘80s he performed on two JUNO-nominated Time Warp CDs, and in 2003, released his own first CD, A Decade of Favorites. He released his second CD Like a Spring Day with his Bob ... 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

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

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

Stone Frigate Big Band

Over the past 20 years, the 18-piece Stone Frigate Big Band has become a fixture on the Saskatchewan jazz scene. With yearly gigs at Danceland, The Bassment, and the Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, the band has developed a vast and accessible repertoire that includes swing, jazz, pop, and Latin standards. Robyn Knight is the ... Read More