146 results for tag: Vocals

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

Shawn Holt & The Teardrops with Sugar Brown

The son of legendary blues icon Magic Slim, Shawn Holt carries on the tradition of authentic, soul-searching Chicago blues. Having inherited his both his father’s talent and band - The Teardrops- Shawn’s debut on Blind Pig Records, Daddy Told Me, won the Blues Blast Music Award for Best New Artist. Since his first tour at ... Read More

Shemekia Copeland

American blues chanteuse Shemekia Copeland never holds back. The daughter of legendary blues man Johnny Copeland, Shemekia’s first public performance was at the famed Cotton Club in Harlem when she was 10. Her instantly recognizable voice is sultry and assertive, capable of delivering every song with unparalleled honesty and ... Read More

Laila Biali

Multi award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist Laila Biali has toured with Chris Botti, Paula Cole, Suzanne Vega and Sting. She has headlined festivals and venues spanning five continents including Carnegie Hall. Her accolades include a 2019 JUNO Award for “Vocal Jazz Album of the Year”, “SOCAN Composer of the ... Read More

12 tx left! Valentine’s Gala Fundraiser: For the Love of Food

This year’s Valentine’s Gala Fundraiser, For the Love of Food, features four fabulous courses showcasing the cuisine of Europe. Here's a quick look at Chef Lynn's menu: France - Cranberry and Pecan Brie en Croute - paired with our favourite French white! Portugal - Chorizo Stuffed Mushoom - paired with our favour... Read More

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar

Lead singer, songwriter, and focal point of Delta Sugar, Samantha Martin possesses a stunning voice, capable of summoning up tidal waves of spine-tingling emotion in one instance, while delicately bringing out the nuances of a gut-wrenching lyric in the next. The vocal alchemy of Delta Sugar is not the work of a single talent, ... Read More

Sonia Reid-Noble

A pastor’s daughter with a story to tell, gospel singer Sonia Reid-Noble began singing and playing piano at the age of eight. Her talent and dedication led her to earn a BA in music from Redeemer University College and to work professionally across Canada, the United States, South America, and the West Indies. With the recent ... Read More

Martin Janovsky Orchestra

With a first rate set list, an orchestra made up of the finest players in the province, and a bag full of priceless jokes, Martin Janovsky and his Orchestra are a Bassment favourite. Featuring vocalists Jana Janovsky and Kathryn Schulz and instrumentalists Sheldon Corbett (sax) and Ken Marco (guitar), the orchestra plays pop, ... Read More

The Local Group

Taking its name from the cluster of galaxies containing the Milky Way, the Local Group plays music of astronomical proportions. With roots in rural Saskatchewan and Australia, the quartet puts a unique spin on traditional acoustic music, including bluegrass, Celtic, classic country, and Canadiana. Spotlighting hot banjo, ... Read More

B.C. Read Big Band

The high priest of Saskatoon blues musicians, B.C. Read has been preaching the gospel of Robert, Howlin', and Muddy to audiences in Western Canada for over 30 years. Returning to play his annual January gig at The Bassment, B.C. has lined up his favourite musicians to perform a night of classics and originals. Sponsored by ... Read More