We are a group of jazz lovin musicians jammin to the awesome standards of the
Great American Songbook...Come join the fun!

... We share an enthusiasm for the American Jazz composers and the tunes they
wrote including and among our favorites are Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern,
 Rodgers & Hart, Rodgers & Hammerstein, Victor Young, Fats Waller, Burke & Van Heusen,
 Duke Ellington, Vernon Duke, Harold Arlen, Jimmy McHugh, Irving Berlin, and
Antonio-Carlos Jobim.

Although we have varied musical backgrounds, serendipitous and fortuitous
 circumstances have brought us together . There is a pleasant electric chemistry
between the core Live Jazz Group members that include: 

Rhodes Spedale on piano/keys/leader

Lil Josephine on Electric bass, Upright bass

Lloyd Cambre on Drums

Vocalists:  Gingerbread Tanner
                 & Special Guest  GIO

Various Horns: John Doheny, John Ewart, Scott Clemens, Bob Rotherham, Matt Kirkland

We are often joined by other musicians  sitting in or playing the event with us:  Matt Kirkland on Trumpet, John Ewart on Sax/Clarinet, Rene Coman on tenor sax/vocals, Bob Rotherham on alto sax,
Warren Battiste on Guitar, Vocalist/guitarist Maria Victoire, 
Vocalist GINGERBREAD, GIO, Scott Clemens on alto sax, and many others. 

Saturday nights  from  7 pm-10:30 pm at Evangeline
 New Orleans Restaurant at 329 Decatur St, NOLA.  For reservations at Evangeline:
504-373-4852. Note:  Due to Covid restrictions we have been on hiatus but we plan to return sometime in 2023.  We will keep you posted.  

French Quarter Festival again in 2022  on Sunday April 24 at the 600 Bourbon St Zapps Stage from 12:45-2 pm.  Rhodes Spedale - Piano/keys, Lil Josephine-Bass, John Ewart - Tenor/Alto Sax/Clarinet, Lloyd Cambre-Drums, Gingerbread Tanner on Vocals, 

Special Guest Vocalist GIO (George Blackmon)

Down in Treme Concert Series July 28, 2022 7-8:30 pm at 1313 Esplanade Ave, NOLA

We invite you to stop by and have a listen.