Carl here; I hope everyone is managing to survive this Winter of all Winters! My daughters, who love snow, are thrilled, but the rest of us are getting tired of shoveling! Kind of reminds me of the movie "The Day after Tomorrow," a movie I think all Americans should see.
Anyway, enough idle chatter! Here's my public gig list for this month:
1. Thursday, February 13, 7:00 p.m.; I'll be playing saxes and clarinet with the Marge's Bar Band at Marge's Bar, 15300 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe Park MI. Pleased to be filling in for Jim Wise, on this regular gig which has been continuing for many years now! Good ole' New Orleans and Swing-style jazz in a relaxed informal setting; 21+ Only please. Call (313)881-8895 for more info.
2. Saturday, February 15, 8:00 p.m.; I'll be playing tenor sax with the Scott Gwinnell Jazz Orchestra, at the East China Performing Arts Center, 1585 Meisner Rd., East China MI, as part of the 'Marine City Music Festival,' which is ongoing. Tickets are $20., and the concert is All-Ages. Visit www.marinecitymusicfestival.com for more info.
3. Thursday, February 27, 7:00 p.m.; I'll be playing saxes and clarinet with the Marge's Bar Band at Marge's Bar, 15300 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe Park MI. 21+ Only please. Call (313)881-8895 for more info.
... and a special HEADS-UP for early MARCH!
4. Sunday, March 2, 3:00 p.m.; I'll be singing and playing horns with Metro Jazz Voices in a special 1-hour concert at Manresa Jesuit Retreat House, 1390 Quarton Rd. (16-Mile Rd.), Bloomfield Hills MI. MJV performs our exciting 4-part harmony vocal jazz for just 1 hour, in Manresa's Wernert Lounge; Tickets are $25., and the event is All-Ages. Please call (248)644-3943 for more info.
THERE IT IS; hope YOU can make it out to 1 or more of the above!
Keep Music in your hearts, and STAY WARM!