Roots Series: Dennis Ellsworth (Charlottetown) and JD Edwards (Winnipeg)

Thursday, September 10, 2015, 8:00 pm

sept 10 dennis 2Into a rhythm of writing, recording, and releasing an album a year, Dennis Ellsworth creates darkly optimistic tunes that seamlessly blend modern East Coast folk with rock and roll. Opener JD Edwards draws from a deep musical well, switching from wheatfield roots to groove-oriented rock to mellower singer-songwriter material.
$17/22 Get Tickets Soon
Sponsored by CFCR

Roots Series: In With The Old

Friday, September 11, 2015, 9:00 pm

sept 11 IWTOEllen Froese-Kooijenga, Jaxon Lalonde, and Kasia Thorlakson have created a fresh new take on Old-time, Folk, and Bluegrass music. Their return to the Bassment will feature unique originals and age-old traditional bluegrass songs delivered with beautiful harmonies and a twanging banjo.
$15/20 Get Tickets Soon
Sponsored by CFCR

Big Band Series: Stone Frigate Big Band ft. Robyn Knight

Saturday, September 12, 2015, 8:00 pm

Sept 20  SFBBStart your jazz season off with one of Saskatoon’s best big bands. Featuring vocalist Robyn Knight, the Stone Frigate Big Band plays the classic swinging hits of Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, and Benny Goodman.   The band also features Nathan Degenhart (tenor sax), Albert La (tenor sax), and Matt Wolsfeld (piano).  Dancers are welcome!            
$17/22      Get Tickets Soon                                      Sponsored by Prairie Meats

Jazz Singers Series: Jazz Singer Fest – 6 Singers – featuring The Kim Salkeld Quartet

Saturday, September 19, 2015, 8:00 pm

If you are a fan of jazz vocal standards, then our Jazz Singer Fest II is for you. This will be a celebration of great songs and great singers: Sarah Anderson, Neil Currie, BJ Harris, Rebecca Griffith, Donna Hay, and Gillian Snider. .  Arranger/pianist Kim Salkeld will be joined by Sheldon Corbett (sax), Dave Anderson (bass), and D’arce MacMillan (drums).

$17/22     Get Tickets Soon                                                           Sponsored by Concorde Group Corp.

Blues Series: The 24th Street Wailers (Toronto)

Sunday, September 20, 2015, 8:00 pm

sept 20 24th streetExperienced, road-tested and tougher than a two by four, The 24th Street Wailers play the freewheeling music of the ‘40s and ‘50s. Featuring the growling sax of Jon Wong, the pounding piano of Jesse Whiteley, and the gritty, soulful vocals of drummer Lindsay Beaver, The Wailers know how to rock.
$17/22    Get Tickets Soon
Sponsored by Braid Flooring

Roots Series: Lee Harvey Osmond

Friday, November 6, 2015, 9:00 pm

Nov 6, 2015 LHOLee Harvey Osmond, aka Tom Wilson, aka one of three Rodeo Kings, is touring in support of his 3rd LHO album Beautiful Scars. The strength of the songs not withstanding, Beautiful Scars is a fascinating vocal journey to rank among the great sonic Canadian records of our time.

$34/39    Get Tickets

Presented by Roadside Attractions & The SJS Sponsored by CFCR FM

Roots Series: Slocan Ramblers (Toronto)

Friday, November 13, 2015, 9:00 am

The Slocan Ramblers are Canada’s young bluegrass band to watch. Rooted in the tradition, fearlessly creative, and possessing a bold, dynamic sound, The Ramblers are a leading light of Canada’s roots music scene. The band has quickly built a reputation for energetic live shows, impeccable musicianship, and an uncanny abnov 13 slocanty to convert anyone within earshot into a die-hard fan.

$20/25       Get Tickets

Presented by the NorthAmericanaFest and the Saskatoon Jazz Society
Sponsored by CFCR FM

Jazz Singer Series: Broadway in Love 2

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 8:00 pm

BroadwayLove snipFollowing up on the success of last year’s event, Saskatoon Summer Players and the Saskatoon Jazz Society are once again teaming up to present Broadway in Love 2 in honour of Valentine’s Day. Calling on the talents of many local performers, Broadway in Love 2is a cabaret style performance featuring well-known love songs and songs about love from some of Broadway’s best musicals. Bring a loved one, and join in the singalong songs!

$22/27 Get Tickets!

Presented by Saskatoon Summer Players and the SJS

Jazz Singer Series: Broadway In Love 2

Sunday, February 14, 2016, 2:00 pm

Following up on the success of last year’s event, Saskatoon Summer Players and the Saskatoon Jazz Society are once again teaming up to present Broadway in Love 2 in honour of Valentine’s Day. Calling on the talents of many local performers, Broadway in Love 2is a cabaret style performance featuring well-known love songs and songs about love from some of Broadway’s best musicals. Bring a loved one, and join in the singalong songs!

$22/27 Get Tickets!

Presented by Saskatoon Summer Players and the SJS