Sweet Ade – recorder and jazz like you’ve never heard them before

Sweet Ade is a recorder-led jazz and ragtime band, “trad” but non-traditional.  Inspired by the recorder playing of the late, great Australian multi-instrumentalist Ade Monsbrough, its eclectic repertoire includes tunes by Ade, ragtime, jazz standards and klezmer.  The band members are: Marion Lustig (recorders), Peter Mason (clarinet, tenor and soprano saxophones, vocals, recorder, ukelele), Lisette Payet (piano, vocals, ukulele, piano accordion), Chris Farley (banjo and vocals), Joe Kenyon (sousaphone), Richard Opat (washboard and drums), and Janet Arndt (vocals).
Sweet Ade has several forthcoming gigs:

Rosstown Hotel, 1084 Dandenong Rd., Carnegie on Sunday, July 28th from 1.30 – 4.30 pm. Free admission. Bistro lunch available from 12 noon – bookings advisable on 95711033. www.rosstown.com.au/‎

Treble Clef Jazz Lounge, 17 Paynes Rd., Chirnside Park on Friday, August 9 from 8 pm. Free admission. Light lounge menu and drinks available. 97396739. http://www.treblecleflounge.com.au

And for those planning ahead…

Bass Valley Community Centre, Bass School Rd., Bass.  Cup Day, Tuesday, November 5 from 2 – 4.30 pm. Entry $12.50. BBQ and sausage sizzle in the park from 11.30 a.m.  Bookings: Roger Clark, P.O. Box 1084 Grantville 3984, phone 0403 025 429, or email clarkrg@primusonline.

Sweet Ade enquiries: Marion Lustig 0407342882
Cheers,
Marion

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