Open Community Jam + Dance
Rambling House Appreciation Night!
Wed Oct 13, 8 til 11
Help Show Our Appreciation
to Rambling House Monthly every 2nd Wed ... Nov 10, etc + so on
Rambling House Music Bar, 310 E Hudson St. Columbus As always 100% FREE and open to the public!
After re-starting in July, cancelling August, and a light turnout in Sept, our monthly Hot Jazz Jam + Dance is back. Please come out and help us show our appreciation to the good people at the Rambling House who've stuck with us thru thick and thin! PLEASE NOTE NEW HOUSE POLICY: Rambling House has implemented a new "house policy" requiring that all guests provide PROOF of VACCINATION or a negative COVID test within 48 hours of entry.They WILL be checking at the door. Please see their website for details.
As always, a fun, supportive environment with plenty of people there happy to share and help with tunes or dance steps. Come to play, come to dance, or just come to check it out! Thanks to our friends at SwingColumbus and CBal for helping out + joining in.
NEW PLAYERS, please don't hesitate to bring your instrument and join us right at the start for a low-pressure and learning-friendly first set. We'll start with easier songs backed with seasoned musicians to help you figure it out. We also will have a few legal fake books on hand. Hit up our Learn+Play It page for some tips on how this works, links to legal fake books and lead sheets, and more. INTERESTED BUT NOT SURE IF IT'S FOR YOU?Watch videos of previous jams, to see how it works, + more info.
UPCOMING NOVEMBER SHOW FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL OF BANDS Sunday Nov 21, 1:30 - 6:30 pm
at the fabulous and historic Valley Dale Ballroom
GREAT HOT JAZZ BANDS: Featuring the Cakewalkin' Jass Band from Toledo and more to be named.
We are excited to hold our flagship Fall Harvest event at the Valley Dale Ballroom - a venue that fits the music perfectly! Valley Dale is one of the nationally renowned Ballrooms of the “Big Band” era of the 30’s and 40’s. Many famous Big Bands and entertainers, including Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, and many more have appeared at Valley Dale. The ballroom has been lovingly and beautifully restored by Rick and Landa Masdea Brunettto. You won't want to miss hearing Hot Jazz in this spectacular setting that was just made for it!
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Listen ~ Dance ~ Play, live & local!
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