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The PRJC Fall Frolic, with Harry Watters and his All Star Band
     Sept 16, 2018, 2-5pm
Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring , 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD Directions

Harry Waters    If you do not know Harry, he is an absolute genius player. It is a treat to hear and watch him!

Harry performed for 22 years with the United States Army Band in Washington, DC, where he was a member of the Army Blues Jazz Ensemble and the U.S. Army Brass Quintet. Harry has toured extensively with such greats as Doc Severnnsen, Al Hirt, Pete Fountain and Lou Rawls.

Watters' professional performing experience draws from multiple genres spanning three decades. Prior posts include bass trombonist with the Baton Rouge Symphony, staff musician at Walt Disney World, leader and musical director for the Dukes of Dixieland and bandleader at the Main Street Station Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Harry has toured with the Boston Brass and performed with Jens Lindemann, John Clayton, Sam Pilafian, Kenny Loggins, Alan Vizzutti, Doc Severinsen, Bonerama, Al Hirt, Pete Fountain, Erich Kunzel, Doug Yeo, Kevin Mahogany, Wycliffe Gordon, Lou Rawls, Maureen McGovern, Bill Watrous, Carl Fontana, Jiggs Whiggam, James Moody and Peter Erskine. In addition, he has appeared as a featured soloist with the Salt River Brass under the direction of Patrick Sheridan, the Syracuse Symphony, the Baton Rouge Symphony, the Louisiana Philharmonic, the Tulsa Pops, the West Virginia Symphony, the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, the University of North Texas One O'Clock Lab Band, the Janacek Philharmonic, the Moldovan Festival Orchestra and the U.S. Army Orchestra.


 Admission:
PRJC members ($20), General admission ($25; $22.50 in advance), Youth & Students with valid student IDs (Free).

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Tex Wyndham's Red Lion Jazz Band
     October 14, 2018, 2-5pm
Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring , 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD Directions

The Red Lion Jazz Band has been the Delaware Valley's leading revivalist Dixieland combo for 50 years. Leader Tex Wyndham has a national reputation both as a performer and an authority on early jazz. He can be heard on some 40 recordings including performances with Wild Bill Davison, Maxine Sullivan, and Banu Gibson. He is the author of Texas Shout: How Dixieland Jazz Works and in 1998 was nominated for a National Heritage Fellowship in Folk and Traditional Arts. The Red Lions play a cross-section of America's popular music from about 1895 to 1930 including blues, marches, cakewalks, and rags.




  Admission: PRJC members ($20), General admission ($25; $22.50 in advance), Youth with valid student IDs (Free).

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The Conservatory Classic Jazz Band   
  and the Normandie Jam

   Oct 21 from 2:30-5
Normandie Farms Restaurant
, 10710 Falls Road, Potomac MD 20854. Ph: 301-983-8838

Conservatory Classic JB    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, Brian Alpert on drums.

 Admission:
Non-Jammers ($10), Youth & Jammers (Free).





Jim Ritter's Jazz Band
   November 18, 2018, from 1:30-4:30pm (Winter concert time)
Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring , 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD Directions

Ritter

The band will be led by Dave Robinson on cornet (yes, that is correct!) and include Rhoades Whitehill on trombone, Gary Gregg on reeds, Rick Rowe on banjo, Brian Alpert on drums, and Tom Holtz on tuba.



  Admission: PRJC members ($20), General admission ($25; $22.50 in advance), Youth with valid student IDs (Free).





PRJC Holiday Bash with The Keating Jazz Orchestra and Two Beat Dames.
   December 2, 2018 from 1:30-4:30pm (for winter, same amount of music!)
Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring , 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD Directions

PRJC Holiday Bash with The Keating Jazz Orchestra and Two Beat Dames.
The KJO Two Beat Dames was founded in 2014 by sister and brother duo, Kayla and Marty Keating. KJO is a collaboration of young, professional and talented musicians from the Pennsylvania and New Jersey area all with a passion for Jazz. Inspired by Benny Goodman, Glen Miller, Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Michael Arenella and his Dreamland Orchestra, and the Dixie Ticklers, KJO specializes in music from the 1920s, 30s, Dixieland, and Big Band. What a wonderful way to celebrate the holidays!

KJO 2BD

  Admission: PRJC members ($20), General admission ($25; $22.50 in advance), Youth with valid student IDs (Free).







  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.

  Calvary Lutheran Church Directions: Calvary Lutheran Church, 9545 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD.
The church is handicap accessible. For those coming from the north or the Beltway, we advise proceeding to the shopping center just south of the church and turning into the parking lot. Exit left onto on Seminary then left on Georgia Ave. one block to the church. (That will avoid crossing Georgia avenue into the church entrance.)


Planning an event where a jazz band would add excitement?
Check our listing of PRJC-affiliated bands and contact them directly for rates and availability.

   Recorded tunes by 16 of these bands can be found on the CD ‘The Bands of the Potomac River Jazz Club.’



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