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by bbwood_98
Tue Aug 07, 2007 4:09 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Parigot, NYC, This Wednesday, Aug 8th!
Replies: 0
Views: 5192

Parigot, NYC, This Wednesday, Aug 8th!

Hi everyone, I wanted to let you know about a new gig. I'll will be playing at the great French restaurant Parigot in the tribeca area of NYC tomorrow night! This new French place has amazing food, and a great wine list. Its very small, so you will be able to see very well, and hear very well, the a...
by bbwood_98
Thu Jul 19, 2007 8:53 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Gigs in New York??
Replies: 3
Views: 8909

my NYC gigs

theres often a few things going on, I host a sesson on mondays, steph hosts a session on wednesdays. . . and each of us have a gig to two. Not to mention tom landman, or alex simon, all currently with weekly gigs! OMFG, new york might actually grow a scene for this music! email me or pm me closer to...
by bbwood_98
Fri Jun 01, 2007 2:37 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Two gigs in Brooklyn, NY.
Replies: 0
Views: 4634

Two gigs in Brooklyn, NY.

Hi Everybody, We we'll be at our regular gig at Cocotte Restaurant this week on Sunday night at 7 pm. Cocotte is a great french bistro in the heart of park slope, with good food, great drinks and a nice vibe. We will be playing from 7 until around nine. The band is myself and Marc Daines on guitar- ...
by bbwood_98
Sat May 12, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Gypsy jazz in DC1
Replies: 0
Views: 4865

Gypsy jazz in DC1

Hi all, I'd like to post about a concert we are going to be doing next week, Sunday the 20th of May. One of the great music stores the House of Musical Traditions, in Takoma Park, MD will be our hosts. Its going to be a great show with myself on rhythm, Mark Daines on solo guitar, Eve Seltzer singin...
by bbwood_98
Wed Mar 14, 2007 2:55 pm
Forum: Gypsy Jazz for Rookies
Topic: Mitch Mitch DVD on rhythm playing
Replies: 1
Views: 4999

Mitch Mitch DVD on rhythm playing

Hi all, So- if you haven't gone out and ordered this- do so! I recently had the pleasure of hosting the master (dennis) and his student (francois) here in Brooklyn, NY for a little festival, they are amazing players, with great skills as improvisers and open minds about tunes and ideas- both able to...
by bbwood_98
Thu Dec 07, 2006 2:46 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Gigs this Week!- NYC!
Replies: 0
Views: 4880

Gigs this Week!- NYC!

Well . . . what a week, the begining of the holiday season! I have a few gigs this weekend that I thought you all should know about! Tommorow night I am playing with my band Franglais at the lovely Cocotte Resturant (337 5th ave, brooklyn NY, at 4th st- afew blocks from the R train at union, and the...
by bbwood_98
Thu Nov 30, 2006 4:07 pm
Forum: UK Events
Topic: Adrien & Mathieu in December at the Quecumbar!!
Replies: 6
Views: 9805

Mathieu,
So- when are yous coming to the states?
I am looking for a few people to tape this concert and class- do you have a problem with that?
Thanks!
I would love to see you cats again!
Ben in NYC
by bbwood_98
Fri Nov 17, 2006 2:02 am
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Friday Night Gypsy Jazz (17th of Nov) in Brooklyn.
Replies: 0
Views: 4715

Friday Night Gypsy Jazz (17th of Nov) in Brooklyn.

Hi, My band Franglais is performing at cocotte Restaurant in brooklyn this friday. Last time we had Justin Lees- a great guitarist from Dc, this week we have the great Mark Dains on guitar, and perhaps a fiddler and perhpas even a bassist from philly rounding out the lower Northeast metro areas (Dc,...
by bbwood_98
Fri Sep 08, 2006 12:02 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: NYC Happinings This Month
Replies: 0
Views: 4552

NYC Happinings This Month

Hi everyone, I wanted to let you know about my gigs this month- Every Friday night I will be playing at Cocotte Resturant in Park Slope Brooklyn (337 5th ave, brooklyn, NY, 11215- corner of 5th ave and 4th street) With my band, Franglais. This place is great, great food, great drinks- cool staff, yo...
by bbwood_98
Sun Aug 13, 2006 1:57 pm
Forum: Tunes
Topic: Insensiblement
Replies: 4
Views: 8716

hi guys,
Great tune!
François, can I get a copy emailed to me (bbwood_98@yahoo.com), THanks!
Ben
by bbwood_98
Sun Jul 16, 2006 5:30 pm
Forum: Tunes
Topic: 'Si tu savais' vocal version
Replies: 8
Views: 15975

Stu and fellas,
check out ours-
myspace.com/franglaisswings

I thought it turned out ok.
GReat tune!
enjoy,
B.
Ps. we used the sheets already posted (by Mr. ravez- who is d'homme!)
by bbwood_98
Thu Jun 22, 2006 2:42 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Friday June 23 at Perch Cafe (brooklyn, NY)
Replies: 0
Views: 4764

Friday June 23 at Perch Cafe (brooklyn, NY)

Hi Everyone, I am playing this week at the lovely perch cafe (theperchcafe.com). Its a great venue, with good food, and a nice beer and wine selection. I will be playing a mixture of jazz and chanson with some gypsy jazz thrown in. This is a duo gig, with my wife Eve Seltzer on vocals- she is an ama...
by bbwood_98
Thu Apr 27, 2006 5:13 pm
Forum: International Events
Topic: SAMOREAU CAMPING '06
Replies: 34
Views: 49555

samarou . . .

Hi all,
So . . when leaving last year I made a reservation - but i can't seem to get a working phone number for the campground . . .anyone got one? or email- the ones I've got don't work.
THanks
Ben
by bbwood_98
Thu Apr 27, 2006 2:17 pm
Forum: UK Events
Topic: OT - Derek Bailey Event
Replies: 2
Views: 4194

Thats so Cool!

Yo Tim- That sounds like so much fun! Was it cool? Derek is one of the reasons I play guitar (really!) . . . Did anyone take video or audio? is the book in production in the us (do you know- or could you get me the ISBN)? Is there a free scene in the UK? I didn't realize that there was much other th...
by bbwood_98
Sun Apr 16, 2006 5:10 pm
Forum: US Gig Listings
Topic: Sidewalk Cafe this Wednesday night (April 19th) in NYC
Replies: 0
Views: 4729

Sidewalk Cafe this Wednesday night (April 19th) in NYC

Hi everyone, PLEASE come out and support local NYC gypsy jazz (and other music) this Wednesday night (april 19) at the sidewalk cafe (ave a and 6th street in Manhattan) and its going to be a great early set starting at 7.30pm. We are borrowing Cathy Harley on bass this week, and Tom will be playing ...