Vintage New Orleans jazz comes to Islesboro

Sat, 07/06/2019 - 7:00am

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Up-Island Church
Islesboro  Maine
United States

ISLESBORO — State Street Traditional Jazz Band will perform authentic New Orleans-style jazz, Saturday, July 13, at 7 p.m., at the Up-Island Church, in Islesboro.

Since 1989, the Band has performed vintage New Orleans Jazz – music as it was first birthed in the French Quarter of New Orleans and throughout the Louisiana Delta from the turn of the last Century, the early to mid-1900s.

The band performs familiar early jazz songs, blues numbers and old New Orleans spirituals dating back over 100 years.

Favorites from this era played by the band include: When the Saints Go Marching In, Has anybody Seen My Gal, Saint Louis Blues, and others from more than 150 songs in their musical repertoire from that time period.

Tickets: Adults $20; Youth (ages 3 - 15) $5.