13 results for tag: Trombone

Dirty Catfish Brass Band

Back to The Basment for their sixth 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

Barrie Redford & JazzBarrie Showband

Formed to play at the 2001 SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, the JazzBarrie Showband plays a pleasing mix of jazz, swing, Latin, and Dixieland. The band has played around the province, including dates for the North Battleford, Regina, and Saskatoon Jazz Societies, as well as historic Danceland at Manitou Beach. Led by ... Read More

The U of S Jazz Ensemble

The U of S Jazz Ensemble has toured western Canada, the Northern United States, and Quebec and is directed by Dean McNeill. The groups has commissioned and premiered many new works for the contemporary large jazz ensemble and has released 6 CDs in its Bumper Cropseries. This concert will feature vocalists Sean Bougie, Alice ... Read More

New Year’s in New Orleans

Bring in your New Year the way it's done in the Big Easy with lots of live music, dancing, food, and drink. New Year’s in New Orleans features the pumping, piano rhythms of Dr. Don and the Black Mambas, the Cajun and zydeco blues of Zyde-GoGo, the sweet, street beats of the Crawdaddios, and the smooth piano and vocal stylings ... Read More

Silas Friesen Quintet – King & Salkeld Quintet

Back in town for the holidays, the Jazz Scholars is an informal and collegial collection of musicians who are studying jazz at the post-secondary level at various institutions across North America. The Silas Friesen Quintet is Silas Friesen (trumpet), Eric Wong (tenor sax), Justice Der (guitar), Emmett Fortosky (bass), and ... Read More

The Avi Granite 6

Toronto’s neo-jazz ensemble the Avi Granite 6 performs the music of guitarist and composer Avi Granite. Touring to promote its latest recording, Orbit, the group’s sound is a cultural tapestry, exploring original compositions through fierce improvisations that bridge film music and the modern jazz tradition. Avi is joined ... Read More

Dirty Catfish Brass Band

Back to The Basment for their fourth 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

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. Special guest for this concert is pianist ... Read More

New Year’s in New Orleans

Bring in the New Year in Big Easy style with live music, dancing, food, and drink. New Year’s in New Orleans features three of Bassment artistic director Don Griffith's bands. You'll hear the street jazz sounds of the Crawdaddios, the Cajun and zydeco blues of Zyde-GoGo, and the New Orleans rhythms of Dr. Don and the Black ... Read More

Ernesto Cervini & Turboprop

With a sound recalling the hard swinging Jazz Messenger bands of Art Blakey, Ernesto Cervini and Turboprop are thrilled to be returning to one of their favourite clubs in the country. Innovative and electrifying, drummer Ernesto Cervini has energy to burn, whether radiating it from behind his kit or working on any number of ... Read More