3 results for tag: Swing Era

Toon Town Big Band

Toon Town Big Band plays a wide variety of music, from swing to rhumba to polka and back. Made up of local amateur and professional musicians, the band features the vocal stylings of Darcie Lich and Graham Dyck. Under the capable direction of Doug Gilmour, the Saskatoon Community Jazz Band makes its yearly appearance to play ... Read More

Diane Lines’ JUMP!

Musical director, pianist, vocalist, arranger, composer Diane Lines has worked with a variety of artists, including JUNO Award winners Michael Bublé, Bria Skonberg, and Shari Ulrich. In 2017, she was recognized by the B.C. Entertainment Hall of Fames with a star on its StarWalk. Diane’s ultra-entertaining revue Jump! takes ... Read More

The Stone Frigate Big Band

For 22 years, the 18-piece Stone Frigate Big Band has been a mainstay of 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 band’s featured ... Read More