Potomac River Jazz Club - Celebrating 50 Years!
The PRJC 50th Anniversary Special Event
September 12, 2021 from 11:00am to 6:00pm
Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring , 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 Directions
The PRJC will celebrate its golden anniversary with a veritable extravaganza at the Rosensteel Hall
with 4 bands! You will definitely be familiar with the band leaders and most of the faces who will appear on
stage with them. In addition to haveing 4 great bands, a BBQ lunch and dessert from 12-2pm! Get your tickets early to guarantee a seat/lunch!
In order of appearance, the bands are:
Capital Focus Jazz Band - 11am-noon
Dave Robinson’s PRJC Originals - 12:15-1:15
Mike Flaherty’s Dixieland Direct
- 1:30-3:30, and
Jim Ritter’s Creole Gumbo Jazz Band (and possibly a few of his old Buck Creek pals!) - 3:45-5:45
Time permitting, the PRJC hopes to hold a jam session (6-6:45pm) after the afore-mentioned bands have performed.
I can’t think of a better lineup to celebrate this momentous occasion with, can you?
These superb musicians have wowed PRJC audiences as well as other folks throughout the entire country
for a number of decades now.
Event will include:
Due to limited seating, advanced ticket purchase highly recommended!
* Proof of vaccination requested
PRJC members ($25), General admission ($30), ($10) Youth & Students with valid student IDs
The Conservatory Classic Jazz Band
and the Normandie Jam
September 19 and October 31!, 2021, from 2:30-4:30, outside (inside in case of rain). Call ahead!
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, Brian Alpert on drums.
Visit the band's website for additional information, at ccjazzband
Non-Jammers ($10), Youth & Jammers (Free).
The Peabody Ragtime Ensemble
October 24, 2021, from 2:00pm-5:00pm (To be confirmed closer to the event)
Rosensteel Knights of Columbus of Silver Spring , 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD Directions
Join the Potomac River Jazz Club for a fall special with The Peabody Ragtime Ensemble from Baltimore, MD. Peabody Ragtime Ensemble, an acoustic “little big band,” preserves the roots of American Jazz through performance of vintage repertoire in concert, dance and stage settings.
PRJC members ($20), General admission ($25; $22.50 in advance), Youth with valid student IDs (Free).
You can support the PRJC, our monthly Educational Talks and PRJC Concerts
using the Paypal link below or at www.paypal.me/PotomacRiverJazzClub
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