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Frank Macchia: Folk Songs for Jazzers Band Show! July 5th!

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Frank Macchia
Here is a stellar band line-up that the multi-grammy nominated, reedsman Frank Macchia has put together. A who's who of LA Jazzers. Not to be missed!

From Frank Macchia:

I just wanted to let you all know that my Folk Songs for Jazzers Band will be playing a one night only rare performance at Vitello's Jazz and Supper Club in Studio City on Monday, July 5th. This is the holiday for Independence Day, so come on by and celebrate America's Independence with a fun filled show of all your favorite American folk songs whacked out by yours truly, and played by an incredible group of Los Angeles finest jazz musicians. We'll be debuting 8 new arrangements for the new CD we'll be recording in August ("Son of Folk Songs for Jazzers"), as well as playing many of the classics from the original CD. The band will be:

Wayne Bergeron - Trumpet and Flugelhorn
Peter Erskine - Drums and propulsion!
Grant Geissman - Guitars
Michael Hatfield- Vibes and mallets
Trey Henry - Acoustic Bass
Alex Iles - Trombone, Baritone Horn, and Tuba
Christian Jacob - Piano
Valarie King - Flutes
Sal Lozano - Saxes, Flutes and Clarinets
Frank Macchia - Saxes, Flutes and Clarinets
Jay Mason - Saxes, Flutes, English Horn and Clarinets (including the ever romantic Bass Sax!)
Kevin Porter - Trombone, Baritone Horn, Bass Trombone, and Tuba
Bill Reichenbach - Trombone, Baritone Horn, Bass Trombone, Bass Trumpet and Tuba
Bob Sheppard - Saxes, Flutes and Clarinets

We'll be doing two shows, at 8 PM and 9:30 PM at:
Upstairs at Vitello's Jazz Room,
4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City, Ca 91604.
$20 cover (it's a BIG band!!) and 2 drink minimum, but remember, the more you drink, the better we sound!
Call 818-769-0905 for reservations.

Thanks and I hope to see y'all there!!
-Frank


Date:Monday, July 5, 2010
Time:8:00pm - 11:00pm
Location:Vitello's Jazz and Supper Club
Street:4349 Tujunga Ave.
City/Town:Studio City, CA

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