Black Tuesday Jazz Band
Performing Saturday November 18

at the Placerville Elks Lodge #1712, 3821 Quest Ct., Shingle Springs 6:30 to 9:00 PM. Entry fee is $8.00 at the door. Hot dogs and chips for sale and of course the bar is available. Be sure to come early and get a good seat....


Listen, tap your feet and dance to the music of... Dominic Ruggieri- reeds, Dave Johnson-trumpet & vocals, Mike Hudson-trombone, Bonnie Otto-piano, Jan Buhlert- banjo & Guitar, Alan Ginter- Bass & vocals, Ron Jones- drums, and Suzanne Wiggins- vocals... watch these 8 versatile musicians perform their smooth and unique style of jazz and swing.. they perform renditions of your favorite good-time tunes, as well as some of the great music from Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller, Sidney Bechet, Jelly Roll Morton, Clyde McCoy, Hoagy Carmichael, in addition to original jazz tunes. Black Tuesday has one of the top Divas of the Sacramento area, Suzanne Wiggins, who captures audiences singing favorites from Ethel Waters, Billie Holiday and Muriel Lane. Who knows when Dave Johnson will feel the urge and start scatting...

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Welcome, you are at  the official website of the NEW Black Tuesday Jazz Band and the Bechet's Fantasy Band,  professional Trad (Traditional), Swing,  New Orleans, and Dixieland jazz bands based in Sacramento, California.  These highly entertaining jazz groups have been long-time participants in the famed Sacramento Jazz Jubilee & Hot Jazz Jubilee.  These jazz bands also perform at jazz societies, private engagements i.e., social events, reunions, weddings and jazz festivals throughout Northern and Southern California, Sacramento, and The San Francisco Bay Area.

Stay awhile... learn all about the New Black Tuesday Jazz Band and it's sister Band Bechet's Fantasy Band.  Meet the musicians and hear samples of the jazz music they play.  Check the band's performance schedule, obtain booking information, and  check out their CD's!

Learn why the band's motto is:

"from trad to swing, fun music is our thing"

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