lessons in fifth grade do not count, so please include in your email some proof of that (a link to you playing on a real stage would be great, or a resume will do. “Trumpet – New York, NY – Sept 11th” or “Violin – Philadelphia, PA – Sept 10th”…it’ll make sorting go much easier for us. SEPTEMBER 17 HOUSTON, TX (FITZGERALD’S – UPSTAIRS) TUE. we’re looking for professional-ish horns and strings for EVERY CITY to hop up on stage with us for a couple of tunes. you need to know how to ACTUALLY, REALLY PLAY YOUR INSTRUMENT! when you email us, please put the show date, city, and instrument in the subject line of the email i.e. SEPTEMBER 15 NEW ORLEANS, LA (TIPITINA’S UPTOWN) MON.
and we need enough strings to make up QUARTET (pre-made quartets WELCOME) to join us for a couple tunes…to act at the string quartet for jherek bischoff’s beautiful music (basically, you get to BE the opening ACT! the deal: you’d need to show up for a quickie rehearsal (the parts are pretty simple) in the afternoon, then come back around for the show! SEPTEMBER 28 VANCOUVER, BC (COMMODORE BALLROOM) SAT.
) to join in the blasting with Ronald Reagan, our sax duo who’ll be joining the Grand Theft Orchestra every night.
just don’t LIE…you’ll be embarrassed if you show up for rehearsal and everyone’s looking at you wondering why you can’t actually play the trombone.) we’ve had a blast putting people together this past summer…. interested HORNS, SEND AN EMAIL TO: you’ll get a yes/no reply as soon as we lock down the choices for that town (or we’ll let you know that it’s already locked).
here’s where/when we’ll be playing that we need people: PHILADELPHIA, PA (THEATRE OF LIVING ARTS) MON.
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again, if you’re interested, send us an email about the show you wanna be a part of with some info/video/whatever on you and what you play……horns go here and strings go here…
NOVEMBER 17 tickets for all shows can be found at my tour page.