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A Magical Night in the French Quarter:
On Saturday, March 25 the GJB will perform between 6 and 11 pm at the Milford Yacht Club for the Maren Sanchez Home Foundation's first annual fundraiser. The Foundation's mission is "to empower girls to defend themselves against emotional, psychological and verbal manipulation and physical violence." This event will raise funds to continue the Foundation's self defense programs, work shops, camps and children's books. It will be a magical night at the Milford Yacht Club with a New Orleans- themed buffet dinner, silent and live auction, bourbon tasting, live music by the GJB, and more! Tickets for $125 can be purchased by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (203)306-8638.
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Since July of 2009 the GJB has performed monthly in Hamden at Aunt Chilada's, usually on the third Sunday of the month. Our next session will be from 6 until 8 PM on April 23 with Fred Vigorito, Noel Kaletsky, Russ Whitman, Bill Sinclair, Bob Bequillard, Joel Schiavone, Art Hovey, Tom Artin on trombone, and vocalist Cynthia Fabian. (Please note that in May we'll be there on the 14th.) Known since 1993 as the best Mexican restaurant in the greater New Haven area, Aunt C's is located at 3931 Whitney Avenue, just a couple of miles north of Sleeping Giant in Hamden, beside the golf course. We play from 6:30 until 9pm. Seating is somewhat limited; please call 203-230-4640 to reserve a table, or just come anyway and sit at the bar. Click HERE for Jean Hadley's review of a recent session.
More Upcoming GJB Events . . . Other Gigs
A CD recording of our 23rd annual concert at Music Mountain (June 11, 2016) is now available. It features vocalist Jane Campedelli and trombonist Craig Grant. For more information about this and our many other recordings please visit the Recordings section of this website.
Over in Holland Gerard Bielderman has published a very complete Galvanized Jazz Band Discography describing our recordings on LP, cassette, and CD, including some that even we didn't know about. Gerard has already published discographies of many other well-known bands and performers; we are honored to be included among them. (Ours is listed in the "Swinging American" section of his website.)
Our YOUTH BANDS page has been updated; check it out!
Eric Devine has posted many videos from the last few Hot Steamed Jazz Festivals. Here are a few of the GJB:
Marce Enright's New England Traditional Jazz website has undergone extensive revisions and improvements. Videos of many recent events are being added; be sure to check it out!
To contact us, send an email to Fred: email@example.com
or give him a call: (203)453-5916
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