SFBB Goes Virtual for Remembrance Day

For nearly two decades the Stone Frigate Big Band has performed at Saskatoon’s Legion No.63 on Remembrance Day as a tribute to the sacrifices of those who have served our nation in the military and first responder organizations, and those who continue to serve. Click here to join us for a livestream of our 2016 performance…


Stone Frigate Big Band Turns 25!

The Stone Frigate Big Band celebrates 25 years this October! We started out as a small group of friends at HMCS UNICORN in October 1995 who got together in a back room to play music from the swing era. Over the years we grew in size to become a band of 19 members, and our repertoire…


SFBB Records at Home

We were all at home being sad that we can’t rehearse and perform, so we put together a little “at home” recording of Cheek to Cheek and posted it to YouTube. Click on the title to this post to access the link to the video that we’ve setup inside it. Thanks to Peter Steckhan, SFBB’s creative…


Stone Frigate Joins U of S Jazz at Masquerade Fundraiser Feb 1

The Stone Frigate Big Band joins the University of Saskatchewan Jazz Ensemble and the Saskatoon Youth Jazz Orchestra February 1, 2020, for a Masquerade Big Band Dance Fundraiser. All the fun will take place at the Manhattan Ballroom, five minutes west of Saskatoon on Highway 5. The SYJO will open the evening with a short…


New to the SFBB Playlist

We’ve got some new tunes ready to play for you in the New Year, including Jackie Wilson’s Higher and Higher and Paul Simon’s Late in the Evening, We’re currently working on Bette Midler’s fun version of On a Slow Boat to China, an instrumental arrangement of Steely Dan’s Peg and more classics from the American Songbook and the…