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Stone Frigate Big Band in a Festival Mood

The Stone Frigate Big Band hits the Nutrien Club Jazz free stage at the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival June 24 from 2:00 – 3:30 pm. We’ll play a mix of our favourite classic swing tunes and some up tempo new charts to get you up dancing. We hope you’ll join us for a fun afternoon of jazz in the park…

Spring Additions to the Stone Frigate Big Band Playlist

We’re excited to have added another of Dutch pop star Caro Emerald’s hits, A Night Like This, to our playlist. Also new to our repertoire are Peggy Lee’s I Love Being Here with You and Bill Holman’s arrangement of Paul McCartney’s Live and Let Die. We’re continuing to work on the Phil Collins Big Band version…

Stone Frigate Big Band Donates $2000 to School Band Programs

The Stone Frigate Big Band was pleased to join in a fundraising concert at Martensville High School tonight that showcased a number of school bands in the Prairie Spirit School Division. In addition to joining in with one of the concert bands, we announced a donation of $1000 to the Martensville High School Band to…

New to the Stone Frigate Big Band Playlist

We’re always adding new music to our repertoire. At our recent Bassment performance we debuted the energetic Bill Holman arrangement of ‘Deed I Do, Saturday Night by Helen O’Connell and the Marian Evans Orchestra, Benny Goodman’s version of Jersey Bounce, and the Count Basie theme for the 1957 TV show M Squad starring Lee Marvin….

New Music Demos for the Stone Frigate Big Band

We’ve just added some new demo tracks to the collection on our site to present a more comprehensive look at the range of music the Band performs. Most of the tracks were recorded live at performances around Saskatchewan. We’re always adding to our repertoire so that we can continue to bring new music our audiences.