TO THE VICTORIAN JAZZ CLUB
Victorian JAZZ Club
FROM THE EDITOR
Pictured above is the famous Cairo Club Orchestra which has been entertaining Melbourne jazz enthusiasts for many decades. They will be appearing at the Clarinda Community Centre on Sunday 8th September at the Big Band Day along with the Cotton Club Orchestra and Andrew Nolte and his Orchestra.
SAVE THE DATE...
Louisiana Shakers with Special Guests
20 Nov 2019
This very popular New Orleans Jazz Band isc oming to Clayton RSL with two special guests - Eric Gibbons on alto sax and Peter McKay on piano. Kevin Bolton leads the band on drums, with Joe Pryke on trumpet, Tony Orr on banjo and guitar, Peter Gray on bass, Les Fithall on trombone, and Frank Stewart on reeds.
Be sure to book early so you will get a seat!
Pearly Shells Hot Six
30 Nov 2019
Here we go again with our favourite dance band. The Pearly Shells bring smiles to faces and feet to the dance floor. This very popular band consists of Steve Purcell leading on Bass and vocals, Dai Jones on guitar and vocals, Gavin Gray on drums, Rob Gleasemann on reeds. Dean Hilson and Dave Jones rounding out the band.
This is sure to be a sell out night so book early!
New Orleans Pelicans with Special Guests
4 Dec 2019
What a wonderful way to end the year with Barry Wratten's New Orleans Pelicans. The band consists of Barry Wratten on reeds, Robbie Mann on piano, Eamon McNelis on Trumpet, Howard Cairns on bass and Grant Arthur on Banjo. With them on this occasion will be the acclaimed trombonist Jens Lindgren on trombone. This will be a night to remember! Such a brilliant line up with a great guest.
Book early to get in!