Early Jazz: Traditional New Orleans -
Monthly Concerts in the Philadelphia Tri-
The virtual band in the masthead are, left to right, Joe Midiri, Jim Fryer, Bria Skonberg, Franny Smith, Gary Cattley, and Ed Wise. Photos by Jim McGann.
OFFICER AND BOARD MEMBER ELECTIONS
At the recent Board Meeting on June 25, 2019, the following Officers were elected
for the fiscal year 2019-
The following candidates were elected to one-
The president expressed appreciation for the support of our members and the continuing efforts of the Board and the many other volunteers who produce and promote our monthly concerts.
As always, special thanks to all the Sponsors, Patrons, and Sustainers whose generous
donations make it possible to present top bands and soloists for 2019-
Blackbird Society Orchestra
Sunday, September 8, 2019 -
Blackbird Society Orchestra is Philadelphia's Premier 1920s Hot Jazz / Dance Orchestra
dedicated to the preservation of the music of "The Jazz Age," "The Roaring 20s,"
"The Gatsby Era"....Flappers, Prohibition, Gangsters, Model As and the invention
of an American art form known as "Jazz!” Now returning for its fourth visit to TSJS
(on the third in April of 2018, the ensemble appeared in its full 22-
It's a real treat to see a big band; the BSO consistently draws our largest audiences
and set admissions records at Wallingford and Haddonfield in 2017 and 2018. It's
sure to be a sell-
This concert has been made possible by funds from the Camden County Cultural and Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.
The Buck and a Quarter Quartet (yes, there are six of them) makes its debut at Tri-
Photo by Jim McGann
HAS YOUR MEMBERSHIP EXPIRED?
Basic membership is still only $20 per year per person, but please consider renewing
at the Sponsor, Patron or Sustainer level -
Buck and a Quarter Quartet
Haddonfield United Methodist Church
29 Warwick Road
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
Photo by Neal Siegal
Blackbird Society Orchestra at Musikfest 2017
For video samples of Traditional Jazz, Swing, and traditional Piano Jazz, click here.