19 results for tag: Trumpet

FunkJoint

FunkJoint is an experimentally minded band from Saskatoon that revels in tight funk jams and the spirit of improvisation. Members include Sauvelm McClean (keys and bass), Stephen Fischer (guitar), Adam Streisel (trumpet), and Graham Templeman (drums). Tenor saxophonist Rory Lynch has been steadily making a name for himself ... 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

Parab Poet and the Hip Hop Hippies

Parab Poet and the Hip Hop Hippies bend genres, colouring far outside the lines of categorization. World drumming meets hip hop, reggae meets roots, jazz meets marching band, and classical meets folk. The Hippies’ sound weaves conscious poems with mandolin melodies, folk inspired violin, jazzy trumpet, and soaring vocals. ... 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

FunkJoint

FunkJoint is an experimentally minded band from Saskatoon that revels in tight funk jams and the spirit of improvisation. Members include Sauvelm McClean (keys and bass), Stephen Fischer (guitar), Adam Streisel (trumpet), and Graham Templeman (drums). Tenor saxophonist Rory Lynch has been steadily making a name for himself ... Read More

Bobby Shew

THIS SHOW IS SOLD OUT! Legendary trumpet master Bobby Shew has played professionally for over 60 years. The list of artists he’s worked with is truly astounding. Bobby played lead trumpet in the big bands of Tommy Dorsey, Maynard Ferguson, Benny Goodman, Woody Herman, and Buddy Rich. He played and/or recorded with the jazz ... 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

Jazzy Christmas SOLD OUT!

Back by popular demand, Saskatoon's Maurice Drouin has spent his life playing some very swinging piano and telling some very funny stories. One of our city’s most entertaining jazz musicians, Maurice’s Jazzy Christmas includes all your favourite seasonal tunes and showcases an all-star cast that features Tatrina Tai ... Read More

McNeill, Rud, Mathieu, and Tosoff

Dean McNeill (trumpet/compositions) is joined by JUNO Award winner Mike Rud (guitar), Véronique Mathieu (violin), and Amanda Tosoff (piano) for an intimate evening of inspired music orchestrated for jazz quintet, string quartet, and voice. The compositions are inspired by well-respected Canadian authors and poets with repert... Read More