Thursday, February 1, 2018

Ellen Rowe - Andrew Bishop - Jazz Piano and Saxophone

Sly Dog~Madtown presents...
                      

Ellen Rowe and Andrew Bishop
Jazz pianist / composer and Saxophone
 Wednesday, March 14th 2018, 7:30 pm
at the home of Robin & Will
Contact us for an invitation

Listen to the Ellen Rowe Quartet

Ellen Rowe
"A polished, engaging pianist: a rare convergence of technique, emotion and soul"

         Described as "that rare 'triple threat" of a pianist, composer-arranger, and teacher," she has performed at jazz clubs and concert halls throughout the US and has toured many parts of Europe and Australia. As a sideman she's performed with Kenny Wheeler, Ingrid Jenson, John Clayton, Tom Harrell and Jiggs Whigham.  Her compositions and arrangements have been performed and recorded by a wide variety of jazz ensembles and orchestras around the world.

Full Biography and home page

Andrew Bishop
Associate Professor and Chair of Jazz & Contemporary Improvisation, University of Michigan

           A versital saxophonist, composer improvisor & educator. "Bishop combines a jazzman's fire and flow with a rigorous sensibility, resulting in a potent and highly satisfying blend," with a national & international career. Andrew has received acclaim from The New York Times, Downbeat Magazine, the Chicago reader, All Music Guide, Cadence Magazine, All About Jazz-New York and others. He has been a sideman on over 40 recordings.

Full Biography

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Wednesday, March 14th, 2018, 7:30 pm 
Voluntary Contribution $15 - with optional dessert/snack potluck.

At the near westside home of Robin & Will.....Hilldale area.
Address given following registration
Dessert or snack is optional.  Most importantly, come, with or without.  Shoes off at the door - consider slippers or socks. Young children are discouraged.

For an Invitation ...

IrishBox42@gmail.com, (608) 609-6308  
Voluntary contribution when you arrive.


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Please note: "Sly Dog - Madtown" is simply the name we chose to describe our private parties in our private home. These parties are NOT a business nor are they a business related activity. They are strictly a hobby for us, and are simply gatherings of our friends and guests to enjoy live acoustic music, fellowship, food (a potluck dessert buffet) and fun. Our concert parties are officially free (or else it might be considered a business,) although voluntary contributions are accepted at the party on behalf of the artists. 100% of all contributions go directly to the performers. By invitation only. We are member # 109764 of Folk Alliance International and utilize the guidelines set forth by FAI, ASCAP, and BMI.


Monday, January 29, 2018

Jim Malcolm - Scottish Singer / Songwriter




Jim Malcolm
Scottish Singer / Songwriter

Thursday, April 12th, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
at Will & Robin's


Singer Songwriter Jim Malcolm is from Edinburgh. You may have known him as the past lead singer for the famous Scottish group, Old Blind Dogs. He is now focusing on a solo singer-songwriter career.

Experience traditional and contemporary songs from Scotland performed with guitar and harmonica, warmth and wit by one of Scotland's finest singer/songwriters. Expect to hear traditional songs and ballads, original compositions & compelling stories, all told through singing and on their own. 

Jim's been very popular with the Sly Dog audience and we are delighted to have him back.

Information at Jim Malcolm  and  Video

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Thursday, April 12th, 2018, 7:30 pm 
Voluntary Contribution $20 - with optional dessert/snack potluck.

At the home of Robin & Will's near westside of Madison, Hilldale area.
Address given following registration
Dessert or snack is optional.  Most importantly, come, with or without.  Shoes off at the door - consider slippers or socks. Young children are discouraged.

For an invitation ...

IrishBox42@gmail.com, (608) 609-6308  
Voluntary contribution when you arrive.


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Please note: "Sly Dog - Madtown" is simply the name we chose to describe our private parties in our private home. These parties are NOT a business nor are they a business related activity. They are strictly a hobby for us, and are simply gatherings of our friends and guests to enjoy live acoustic music, fellowship, food (a potluck dessert buffet) and fun. Our concert parties are officially free (or else it might be considered a business,) although voluntary contributions are accepted at the party on behalf of the artists. 100% of all contributions go directly to the performers. By invitation only. We are member # 109764 of Folk Alliance International and utilize the guidelines set fourth by FAI, ASCAP, and BMI.