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Me and Him
Me and Him
Dave Brennan read a brief message from John Long, who is progressing well and hopes to be back soon. In addition to performing with his band, Dave was also Master of Ceremonies for the event.
Bands playing this weekend, in order of appearance, are: Dave Brennan’s Jubilee Jazz Band, Colin Kingwell’s Jazz Bandits, Rae Brothers Festival Band, New Orleans Heat, Malc Hurrell’s Jazz Conscripts, Excell Jazz Band, Steve Graham’s New Orleans Jazz Band. Each band played 3 to 4 sessions each over the weekend.
Dave Brennan’s Jazz Band opened the proceedings with “Yearning”. Line up: Dave Brennan (ldr/bjo), Vic Bevan (tpt), Dave Vickers (tbn), Martin Boyd (reeds), Malcom Hogarth (pno),Isobel Toner (string bass), Terry Kennedy (drms).
With so many good tunes to choose from, we hope that you enjoy our choice of “Climax Rag”.
Following a good dinner, Colin Kingwell’s Jazz Bandits kicked off the evenings’ entertainment.
Line up: Colin Kingwell (ldr/tbn), Richard Church (tpt), Johnny Rodgers (reeds), Peter Brookes (string bass), Malc Murphy (drms).
It was a difficult decision of what to share with you, we hope that “Down in Honky Tonk Town” hits the spot.