A not for profit organization dedicated to promoting Jazz in the San Fernando Valley.

 

Riverboat Dixie Jazz Band

July 3, 2022

 

That’s right, we are finally back! Come visit us on July 3rd for the Riverboat Dixie Jaxx Band.

Their band was formed in 1998 and is comprised of Dixieland jazz musicians from the Conejo and San Fernando Valleys in California.  They are dedicated to playing traditional New Orleans style Dixieland jazz for the enjoyment of their listeners; to enhance the appreciation of early jazz; and to help enrich the variety of artistic life in Southern California.

Their repertoire consists of over 100 songs, many with vocals, composed from 1897 through the 1920's, the "Jazz Age".

Combining early American jazz tunes, interesting and humorous narrative, and popular audience participation, RIVERBOAT DIXIE entertainment is family oriented, exciting and upbeat for toe-tapping fun occasions.  Featuring; Scott Yawger—Trumpet, Ed Hirsch—Trombone, Sam Glenn—Clarinet, Ron Ruiz—Banjo/Leader, Joanie Adler—Piano, Jim Flynn—Drums, Stephen Nutt—Tuba, Amy Davis & Ron Ruiz—Vocalists.

Jam sessions with local musicians starts at 1:00 PM, Feature band starts about 3:00 PM.

Bring some friends and enjoy some great entertainment in air-conditioned comfort with us. Enjoy a low cost lunch and drinks brought to you by the Elk’s volunteers. There’s ice cream too!