7 results for tag: Virtuoso

Daniel Champagne

Described as “the finest guitar player of his generation”, Australian-born and Nashville-based Daniel Champagne spent his late teens and early twenties touring the world with the likes of Ani DiFranco, John Butler, INXS, and Lucinda Williams. Daniel is back at The Bassment for his fifth visit fusing the strong traditions of ... Read More

Martin Simpson

Widely acknowledged as one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, Martin Simpson’s solo shows are intense, eclectic, spellbinding, and deeply moving. Able to successfully combine the diverse elements of British, Afro-American and old-time music, Martin has been nominated an astounding 26 times for BBC ... 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

Lloyd Spiegel

Able to blend jaw-dropping guitar chops and a commanding voice with powerful songwriting and storytelling, it’s no wonder that Lloyd Spiegel is a trailblazer in his field. Recently recognized by Australian Guitar Magazine as one of the 50 greatest Australian guitarists of all time, he has been touring since he was 11. Lloyd ... Read More

Martin Janovsky in Concert

Possessing a massive repertoire with an astonishing variety of styles and composers and a remarkable piano technique that makes it all seem so easy, Martin Janovsky has been wowing Saskatchewan audiences for the past four decades. This special solo recital will feature the personable piano man performing two solo sets of his ... Read More

Tony McManus

Recognized throughout the world as the leading guitarist in Celtic music, Tony McManus learned his craft by listening to his family’s record collection. In McManus’s skillful hands, the complex ornamentation normally associated with Celtic fiddles and pipes is accurately transferred to guitar in a way that preserves the ... Read More

Thomas Yu Solo

DOORS OPEN AT 1:00 RUSH SEATING Hear one of Saskatchewan’s greatest musical talents while helping keep The Bassment alive and well. Winner of the 2016 Van Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition, Thomas Yu is recognized as one of the top pianists in the world. Thomas is donating his time and talent and our patrons ... Read More