Jun 012011

CONGRATULATIONS everyone for an incredible Sacramento Jazz Jubilee! You guys were a huge hit!! Congrats to Molly for being featured as one of the Next Generation All-Stars! Also, congratulations to Rebecca for being awarded a ragtime piano cash scholarship. Congrats to Alex, too, for being awarded an outstanding musicianship award at the Jubilee. Everyone did a terrific job throughout the 4 day festival. Maybe some of our most fun performances were the impromptu ones out on the street!!

PLEASE BE PREPARED FOR OUR RECORDING SESSION AND REHEARSAL ON SUNDAY,  JUNE 5TH: Please arrive at Molly’s House (401 Spruce St, Louisville) by 9:30 am. Bobby, please bring your drum set.

We will record: Black Bottom Stomp, Panama, Si Tu Vois Ma Mere, After You’ve Gone, Creole Love Song, I’ve Found a New Baby, With a Wink and a Smile, It Don’t Mean a Thing, All of Me, Singin’ the Blues, Five Foot Two, Exactly Like You, Bill Bailey, and Wolverine Blues.

Please bring lunch and dinner money.

If we are done early, we’ll start our rehearsal earlier. We’ll call Cameron and Tim from Louisville if we’re able to begin our rehearsal earlier than 6:15 pm.

Please bring your June dues (except Rebecca). Tim, please also bring your $10 yearly Denver Jazz Club dues.

Everyone except Ian and George – please bring your final Swiss Trip Payment #4.

Please remember to bring your listening CD’s to Sunday’s rehearsal.

Our set lists and audio recordings can be found on the Downloads page.

Driving directions can be found on the Event Calendar page.

Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s recording session and rehearsal.

Upcoming performances:

Sun, 6/5  – 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (or earlier or later) – Recording Session at Molly’s, in Louisville. Rehearsal to follow at Flesher-Hinton.

Sun, 6/12 – 3:15-5:45 pm – Rehearsal; 5:45-9:00 pm Performance w/Your Fathers Mustache Band at the Bull and Bush Pub w/New All-Stars

Tues, 6/14 – 4:30-9:30 pm, Mile High Station, Denver

Thurs, 6/16 – 5:30-8:00 pm, Arvada Estates w/New All-Stars

Fri, 6/17 – 7:00-9:30 am, Wellshire Inn, KEZW 1430-AM Radio Show

Sat, 6/18 – 9:00-11:30 am, Downtown Evergreen Rodeo Parade (Alex’s mom will be the chaperone for this event – w/New All-Stars)

Wed, 6/29 – 5:15-9:30 pm, Luigi’s Italian Restaurant

Mon, 7/4 – Mon, 7/11 – Meet at DIA at 11:30 am on 7/4; Return at 8:30 pm on 7/11 (Everyone except Ed, Daniel, Ian, Molly, George andAlex), Ed’s group returns at 10:30 pm

Sun, 7/17 – 3:15-5:00 pm, Westminster Elks Lodge, July DJC Monthly Session w/New All-Stars

Tues, 7/26 – 5:30-8:30 pm (7-8 pm live performance), KUVO 89.3 FM High School/Collegiate Radio Show w/New All-Stars

Thurs, 7/28 – Sun, 7/31, Evergreen Jazz Festival Workshop and Performance Sets w/New All-Stars

Sat, 8/6 – 1:00 – 3:00 pm  – Flesher-Hinton Customer Appreciation Day w/New All-Stars

Sat, 8/6 – 3:00 – 5:30 pm – (Seniors only) Celebration Dinner