[Dixielandjazz] Fourth Street New Orleans Jazz Band in Napa Sun Oct 11, 2009

Bob Shoring bobshoring at sfo.com
Sun Oct 4 20:56:35 PDT 2009

On Sunday, October 11, 2009, from 1:00 to 5:00 PM, the Napa Valley
Dixieland Jazz Society invites you to enjoy an afternoon of traditional
jazz featuring:

Fourth Street New Orleans Jazz Band

At the Lodge, 2840 Soscol Avenue, in Napa, California.

Directions from Vallejo/Fairfield:
Go north on Hwy 29 to the "Lincoln Ave." off ramp. Go right on Lincoln
to Soscol, left at Soscol to the Lodge. The Lodge is only about 0.2
miles past Pueblo Ave. on the right.

Directions from Sonoma/Santa Rosa/Petaluma:
Going east on Hwy 12/121 from Sonoma, go north (left) at Hwy 29 to the
next exit ( 121/Imola Avenue/Lake Berryessa ) and go right.  Take Imola
to the 5th light which is at Soscol Avenue and go left on Soscol about
3 miles, through 8 traffic signals.  The Lodge is only 0.2 miles past
the 8th traffic signal at Pueblo Avenue on the right side.

Admission is $ 10.00.  If you belong to another trad jazz club, you can
get in for $ 9.00.  For members of Napa Valley Dixieland Jazz Society,
admission is $ 8.00.  For ages 12-17, admission is $ 3.00 and children
under 12 get in FREE.  The Napa Valley Dixieland Jazz Society meets on
the SECOND Sunday of each month.  The program, which starts at 1:00 PM
and lasts until 5:00 PM, has 3 sets by the featured band alternating
with 3 jam sets.  Jam Set musicians are welcome!

Just about every time the Fourth Street New Orleans Jazz Band plays,
whether it be at The Sonoma County Fair or for a special event
or party - someone is bound to come up to the band and ask the same
question. "Are you guys from New Orleans?" The answer is, "No, but our
style of playing jazz definitely is." From its beginning, Fourth Street
has & still is learning from the great founders of traditional jazz.
King Oliver, Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Kid Ory and more
recently the Preservation Hall Jazz Band have been great sources of

For this session of the Napa Valley Dixieland Jazz Society you will hear
some of the finest jazz musicians of Northern California:

Jeff Green on Banjo
Ron Dubin, Leader, on Trombone & Blues Harp
Jan Stiers on Piano
Tom Barnebey on Tuba
Chris Calley on Tenor Sax and Clarinet
Ben Dubin on Drums.

And one more thing. . . . . . . . . ..
Don't forget your dancing shoes, because this band puts out a really
good beat!

One month later, NVDJS will feature Fog City Stompers Jazz Band
on Sunday, November 8th, 2009 from 1-5 PM at the same location.

Spacious Dance Floor.  The lodge has Food and a Full Bar.

For more information you may write to: Napa Valley Dixieland Jazz
Society, P. O. Box 5494, Napa, CA 94581 or you may email me.

Bob Shoring
bobshoring at sfo.com

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