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Shelley Burns

Upcoming Dates

Monday, November 4th, 2019

The Dante Club
Shelley Burns sings the music of Sammy Kahn - 7PM - 9PM
2330 Fair Oaks Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95825
USA
Price: 25.00 Visit Sacramento Jazz Coop on FB to purchase tickets

The instrumentalists will be Aaron Garner-piano, Shelley Denny-bass, Jeff Minnieweather-drums. Great band!

Also, I have asked Carolyne Swayze to sit in and sing a couple of songs. I am so looking forward to this evening!

I am hoping you will join us! Visit Sacramento Jazz Coop on FB to purchase tickets

 

Shelley Burns

Past Dates

Saturday, September 7th, 2019

The Side Door
Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing - 7PM-10PM
2900 Franklin Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95818
9164428282
Price: $20.00

The instrumentalists will be Tom Phillips, Shelley Denny, Ryan Coughran and Bill Dendle. We will be performing the tunes of some of our favorite composers of the Great American Songbook.

The Side Door is a listening room. No food or alcohol is served. There is a wonderful restaurant right next door, if you wish to eat and drink before our show.

Hoping to see you all there!

Shelley Burns

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Hot Jazz Jubilee
Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing - through Sept. 2nd
2001 Point West Way
Sacramento, CA 95815
USA
916-764-7224
Price: from $25.00 to $110.00

6 Venues at the DoubleTree by Hilton. 26 jazz bands!

Sets:

Friday 2:00-3:00 California Ballroom, 3:30-4:30 Garden Terrace

Saturday 5:00-6:00 California Ballroom, 8:00-9:00 Garden Terrace

Sunday (Jason Wanner & Shelley Burns) 11:00-noon

Sunday 6:30-7:30 California Ballroom, 9:30-10:30 Garden Terrace

Monday 2:00-3:00 California Ballroom, (Finale) Grand Ballroom

Saturday, July 20th, 2019

Jazz on the Boulevard
Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing - 5:30pm - 7:45
Shift Coffee 1616 Del Paso Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 999-0601
Price: free

Join us this Saturday at Shirt Coffee. We'll be playing music in the breezeway. Come for the music and discover how great Shift Coffee is! There is a parking lot to the right of the building. Also, parking on the street.

Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

Wilkerson Theater
MeetUp-Singing the Great American Songbook - 6PM-9PM
2509 R Street
Sacramento, CA 95829
9169275222
Price: 15.00

I supply the professional instrumentalists and the PA System. People in the community bring two songs, from the period (20s-50s) of American Standards, they wish to sing with the band. Everyone brings snacks and wine and we have a singing party. The environment is safe and supportive. If you don t know your key, it's ok. We are there to help!

Shelley Burns

 

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing - 10AM-11AM
Tower Theater in Roseville, 417 Vernon St.
Roseville, CA
USA

Please come to see us and then stay for the rest of the festival!

Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Three Penny Theater
Old Time Radio Dramas - 2PM - 3:30PM
1723 25th Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
USA
916-451-5822
Price: $5.00

This is so much fun. There will be two radio dramas performed; "Alive in the Grave" and another drama written by F. Scott Fitzgerald called, "Diamond In The Ritz." Come and join the fun!

Sunday, May 12th, 2019

Shelley Burns trio
Mother's Day Jazz Brunch - 10AM-2PM
Bella Bru 5038 Fair Oaks Blvd
Carmichael, CA 95608
USA
916-485-2883

Join Bill and Shelley and me for brunch at Bella Bru. We will be outside on the patio, playing music practically all day! It looks like it will be a perfect day, weather wise!

Hoping to see you there!

Shelley

 

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing Performs Music of Dorothy Fields - 7-10PM
2900 Franklin Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95818
USA
9164428282
Price: $20.00

In the course of a remarkably long career, with successes from the 1920s all the way into the 1970s, Dorothy Fields wrote some of the most enduring lyrics of the golden age of the American popular song. My band and I will present many of her tunes on the 23rd of February.

In the band will be Bill Dendle-guitar and banjo, Shelley Denny-upright bass, Tom Phillips-guitar, Ryan Coughran-clarinet and me-vocalist. We hope you will join us.

The Side Door is a listening room. They do not serve dinner or alcohol. But, there is a lovely restaurant right next door where you may eat and drink before the show. That is where the band will be!

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Shelley Burns and Avalon Swing perform the music of Harry Warren - 7-10PM
2900 Franklin Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95818
Sacramento
(916) 442-8282
Price: $20.00

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Shelley, Bill and Eddie
2001 Point W Way
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 813-7665

Friday

 

 

 

 

2:00-3:00

Garden Terrace

 

 

 

8:00-9:00

RJ's Tavern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday

 

 

 

 

11:30-12:15

RJ's  Tavern (Shelley & Jason)

 

 

 

3:30-4:30

Sacramento Rm.

 

 

 

8:00-9:00

RJ's Tavern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday

 

 

 

 

9:30-10:30

Garden Terrace

 

 

 

11:30-12:15

RJ's  Tavern (Shelley & Jason)

 

 

 

3:30-4:30

Sacramento Rm.

 

 

 

6:30-7:30

RJ's Tavern

 

 

 

8:00-9:00

Sacramento Rm.

 

 

 

 

(Eddie w/Pat Yankee)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday

 

 

 

 

12:30-1:30

Garden Terrace

 

 

 

3:00-?

Grand Ballrom

 

 

 

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

House Concert at George & Diane Piper
House Concert - 6:00 - 9:30 PM
10096 Golden Poppy Ct
Sacramento, CA 95829
Price: Donation

Doors open at 6pm with finger foods and conversation.  The music will start at 7pm with a dessert intermission followed by more music.

Monday, July 16th, 2018

Sacramento Masonic Temple
Shelley Burns and Avalon Swing perform the music of Cole Porter - 7-9PM
1123 J St
Sacramento, CA 95814
USA

Saturday, July 14th, 2018

Advanced Vocal Clinic
Advanced Vocal Clinic - 10AM-1PM Saturday and Sunday
TBA
Sacramento, CA
Price: 150.00

I will be helping attendees learn how to set up a PA system, effectively use a mic, Speech Level Singing vocal technique, application to the song you have chosen to perform, lyric delivery and communicating with instrumentalists.

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

MeetUp.com
Singing the Great American Songbook-MeetUp - 6-9PM
The Wilkerson Theater 2509 R Street
Sacramento, CA 95829
9169275222
Price: 15.00

This is a singing party. I supply the PA system and the musicians. You bring your voice and two songs from the American Songbook era. You are also invited to bring (optional) food and drink to share. Sign up and let us know what you wish to sing!

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Singing the Great American Songbook
Singing the Great American Songbook-MeetUp - 6-9
The Wilkerson Theater 2509 R Street
Sacramento, CA 95829
USA
Price: 15.00

This MeetUp is for you singers who want to practice singing tunes with live musicians. I supply a PA system and the band. All singers are welcome, from professionals to those have little or no idea how to sing with a band.

Many attendees bring food and drink to share. it's a singing party. We try to limit the song selections to the Standards, ie, Sinatra, Ella, Bennet, etc.

Visit us on MeetUp.com, Singing the Great American Songbook. It is free to sign up. Let us know what 2 songs you wish to work on.

Hoping to see you there!

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Sac Yacht Club Jazz Festival
Jazz Festival - 10AM-9PM Saturday
3365 South River road
West Sacramento, CA 95691
USA

7 bands, 11 hours of music!

Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Shelley Burns and Bill Dendle - 11:30 - 12:35 PM and 2:30 - 3.25PM
Vernon Street
Roseville, CA
Price: See website

Friday, August 25th, 2017

5th Annual Hot Jazz Jubilee 2017
5th Annual Hot Jazz Jubilee

Shelley, Bill and Eddie will be performing August 25-27, 2017

 

Monday, August 7th, 2017

Clara Auditorium
An Evening of Johnny Mercer Tunes - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2420 N. Street
Sacramento, CA
Price: $25

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Jazz Camp For Youth
Jazz Camp For Youth

Two separate weeks of Jazz Camp For youth 12-20 years of age.  July 23-august 6, 2017

There are still just a few openings. Sign up at Sacjazzcamp.org

 

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Mango's
CD Release Party for "LUCKY TO BE ME" - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
1230 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95811
Price: $10.00 Cover

Shelley Burns and Jason Wanner.

For reservations call 916-723-5517 or vtlee54@gmail.com

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

MeetUp
Singing the Great American Songbook - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Sign up on MeetUp and come sing with us! 

 

Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Bella Bru
Shelley Burns Trio/Avalon Swing - 7:30PM - 9:30PM
5038 Fair Oaks Blvd
Carmichael, CA 95608
USA