The Conservatory Classic Jazz Band
and the Normandie Jam
January 26, 2014, from 3-6PM
Normandie Farms Restaurant, 10710 Falls Road, Potomac MD 20854. Ph: 301-983-8838
The Conservatory Classic Jazz Band opens and closes the music, with a Jam Session in the middle. All are welcome to sit in or just sit back and enjoy!
The Conservatory Classic Jazz Band was formed in 2003 to present the sounds of traditional jazz to Washington DC audiences. A seven-piece group, they play New Orleans style, Chicago style, small-group swing, and mainstream.
CCJB members include Dave Robinson, leader/cornet/trumpet, Brian Priebe on trombone, Gary Gregg on clarinet/sax, Dan Hall on bass,
Jeff Reynolds on guitar/banjo, Anders Eliasson on drums, and the wildly popular Ms. Lena Seikaly occasionally joins the group on vocals.
PRJC Mardi Gras Celebration with John Jensen and the DC Jazz All Stars February 17, 2013, Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring
Trombonist John Jensen, performing with Marty Nau on clarinet, Tommy Williams on trumpet, Ken Kimery on drums, bassist Dallas Smith and Tony Nalker at the piano.
These musicians are jazz veterans. They have played with The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, the Army Blues, The US Navy Commodores and countless other renowned jazz organizations. Each has been featured at jazz festivals and music parties throughout the country and have toured the world, playing music in locales diverse as Russia, Egypt, Japan and the USA. Each is a seasoned leader and jazz soloist. When these superb musicians band together the result is always spectacular jazz.
Hal's Bayou Jazz Band
March 24, 2013, Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring
Hal's Bayou is a seven piece ensemble with a passion for playing traditional jazz, including the music of King Oliver, Jelly Roll, Satchmo, Bix, and much more.
Hals' Bayou Jazz Band features Sig Seidenman on piano, John O'Brien on banjo, William Goffigan on drums,
Frank Wiedefeld on tuba, Gary Gregg on clarinet, Dave Robinson on cornet, and Brian Priebe on trombone.
Jim Ritter and his Creole Gumbo Jazz Band
May 19, 2013, Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring
The Creole Gumbo Jazz Band, led by cornetist Jim Ritter, is a New Orleans style traditional jazz band.
Anchored by tubist Tom Holtz, harmony provided by banjoist/guitarist Rick Rowe, and obligato provided by
clarinetist Ben Redwine, this band provides authentic music from the early 20th century.
Stride pianist Neville Dickie with the Conservatory Classic Jazz Band
June 8, 2013, Calvary Lutheran Church, 9545 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD.
A PRJC Bastille Day celebration with Ben Mauger and his Vintage Jazz Band
July 14, 2013, Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring
Dixie Power Trio plus Three
October 20, 2013, Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring
The PRJC Autumn Big Band Bash featuring The Bay Side Big Band
November 10, 2013, Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring
The Bay Side Big Band is an 18-piece orchestra, playing authentic 40s swing and jazz, formed in 1982, that regularly
plays at Blob's Park and Bamboo Bernie's in MD.
PRJC End-of-Year Bash with Ben Redwine and his All Star Jazz Band.
December 1, 2013, Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring
Rosensteel Hall Directions:
From the Capital Beltway (I-495) in Maryland take Georgia Ave. (Md. Rte. 97) a short distance north to signal at Forest Glen Road (Md. Rt. 192).
Turn left and go west 0.4 miles. Turn right on Rosensteel Ave.
The Hall is at 9707 Rosensteel Ave. on the right, opposite a church and cemetery. Parking is in the back. * This location is metro accessible: FOREST GLEN METRO STATION is only 2-3 blocks away. Rosensteel phone is 301-588-3303.