19 Broadway Presents...
Erica Alstom's Sendoff ft. Dale Alstrom's Jazz Society (4pm), The Continentals (9pm), Cracker Jack Preacher
17 Broadway Blvd.
Fairfax, CA, 94930
This event is 21 and over
Erica Alstom's Sendoff ft. Dale Alstrom's Jazz Society (4pm)
Dale Alstrom graduated from San Francisco State University with a degree in music composition and has had his arrangements and compositions performed by numerous symphony orchestras, vocal ensembles and swing, jazz and rock bands. He has played with numerous big bands, including Freddie Martin, Alvino Rey, Ray Price and his Cherokee Cowboys, Tex Beneke, Louis Bellson and Walt Tolleson as well as spending a number of years playing and singing with various lounge groups in the Reno/Las Vegas circuit and Hawaii. He has also played for many name acts such as Bob Hope, Jack Benny and Steve Allen. Known by many as "Fairfax Sax", he was a long time resident of Fairfax and has been very active in the local music scene. He now resides in San Quentin Village on the Marin County Shore of San Francisco Bay. Dale and the other members of the Jazz Society have been playing together for over thirty years.
Dale Alstrom's Jazz Society performs classic swing and jazz standards and original numbers by composers such as:
The Continentals (9pm)
Phil Hardgrave plays guitar and sings lead vocals and has the best voice around . He's from Texas originally but has lived in Forrest Knolls the last 30 years. He also is an exceptional guitarist.
Bruce Lacey plays upright bass and lives in San Anselmo. Sings harmony on most songs.
Brian Fischer plays drums and has lived in Fairfax since 1980. Formerly with Rob Robinson band, also played with Buddy Owen, Jeb Brady and many other acts.
Cracker Jack Preacher
vocals/guitar: kenny michael
electric guitar: mike saliani
bass: ian michell
drums: miles escobedo
mandolin: philip earle