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Bayside Ball Update

A quick update - John Reynolds will not be joining us at the Bayside Ball II - rather it will be my wonderful regular guitarist, Tom Hynes. We're looking forward to a spirited but friendly bout with the Campus Five…

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At work at Disneyland, continued

I'll be out again at Disneyland soon, working with my friends in the Royal Street Bachelors and the Jambalaya Jazz Band. The dates are Friday, Jan. 15, 2:00 to 6:00 p.m with the Bachelors and Saturday and Sunday, January 16…

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Many Thanks

I just wanted to thank everyone who came out to our performance at The Strutter's Ball this past Wednesday night - we were well received and had a lot of fun. Shesha Marvin and Jonathan Stout are to be commended…

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New Show at Disney

I've been busy lately out at Disneyland, rehearsing a new show, "Tiana's Showboat Jubilee", based on the upcoming animated movie. It's quite a production, involving a parade with a large cast and using the Mark Twain riverboat. The show started…

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At the Strutter's Ball

As I related in my last entry, there's live music on Wednesday nights in Orange, and now we'll be a part of it...on Nov. 18 we'll be appearing from 8:30 p.m. to midnight at the Strutter's Ball, located at the…

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There's swing in Orange

Good news! Jonathan Stout ( of Campus Five fame ) will soon be producing live music every Wednesday night at the Women's Club of Orange (121 S. Center St., home of the Strutter's Ball). It will feature some of the…

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Fall update

Hi everyone! I'm sorry it's been a while since I've written, but I tend to get busy with other matters this time of year. Between family and starting up my elementary band programs, time just seems to slip away The…

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Another Swinging Art Deco Festival

Many thanks to the Art Deco Society of Los Angeles and the Queen Mary for another great weekend of music. We performed for a reception and did a four hour gig in the Observation Bar on Friday, and then returned…

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Another great time on the pier

We had a great time last night performing on the Redondo Beach Pier - special guest guitarist Riner Scivally played especially well, and we were able to pay tribute in song to many famous jazz musicians on their centennial year…

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At work at Disneyland

In addition to my band and working with Dean and Jonathan, I've also had the privilege (and pleasure) of working with the fine musicians in New Orleans Square at Disneyland...I've been subbing there for three years on a fairly regular…

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Thank You Rancho Cucamonga!

We want to extend a big thank you to the City of Rancho Cucamonga for allowing us to be part of their Fourth of July celebration at the Epicenter. What a well run event - the staff was so friendly…

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