Previous events

Apr4

Shelley Burns

no location

All performances have been canceled until the virus scare is over.

Feb19

Les Chanteurs

The Dante Club, 2330 Fair Oaks Blvd, Sacramento, CA

Tickets are available at Eventbrite. This will be a fun evening with a great band and three jazz singers who adore each other. We are Carolyne Swayze, Beth Duncan and Shelley Burns. We are hoping you will join us for this evening of song.

Les Chanteurs Wed, Feb 19, 7:00 PM Les Chanteurs Dante Club • Sacramento, CA Starts at $30.00

$30.00

Dec14

Swing Into Christmas

The Side Door, 2900 Franklin Blvd., Sacramento, CA

Shelley Burns and Avalon Swing invite you to enjoy holiday music with us and sing along, if you like! The instrumentalist in Avalon Swing are Bill Dendle on banjo and guitar, Tom Phillips on guitar, Shelley Denny on acoustic bass and Ryan Coughran playing clarinet. We promise a good time.

This is a listening room. No food or alcohol will be served. There is a wonderful little restaurant right next door. We will be doing a sound check at five and then going next door for a bite and a drink before the show. Come and join us!

Shelley

$20.00

Nov4

Shelley Burns sings the music of Sammy Kahn

The Dante Club, 2330 Fair Oaks Blvd., Sacramento, CA

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

25.00 Visit Sacramento Jazz Coop on FB to purchase tickets

Sep7

Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing

The Side Door, 2900 Franklin Blvd., Sacramento, CA

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

Aug30

Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing

Hot Jazz Jubilee, 2001 Point West Way, Sacramento, CA

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

from $25.00 to $110.00

Jul20

Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing

Jazz on the Boulevard, Shift Coffee 1616 Del Paso Blvd, Sacramento, CA

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.

Jun2

MeetUp-Singing the Great American Songbook

Wilkerson Theater, 2509 R Street, Sacramento, CA

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

 

May25

Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing

Roseville Jazz Festival, Tower Theater in Roseville, 417 Vernon St., Roseville, CA

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

May18

Old Time Radio Dramas

Three Penny Theater, 1723 25th Street, Sacramento, CA

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!

$5.00

May12

Mother's Day Jazz Brunch

Shelley Burns trio, Bella Bru 5038 Fair Oaks Blvd, Carmichael, CA

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

 

Feb23

Shelley Burns & Avalon Swing Performs Music of Dorothy Fields

The Side Door, 2900 Franklin Blvd., Sacramento, CA

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!

$20.00

Nov10

Shelley Burns and Avalon Swing perform the music of Harry Warren

The Side Door, 2900 Franklin Blvd., Sacramento, CA

$20.00

Aug31

Shelley, Bill and Eddie

Hot Jazz Jubilee, 2001 Point W Way, Sacramento, CA

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

 

 

 

Aug25

House Concert

House Concert at George & Diane Piper, 10096 Golden Poppy Ct, Sacramento, CA

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

Jul16

Shelley Burns and Avalon Swing perform the music of Cole Porter

Sacramento Masonic Temple, 1123 J St, Sacramento, CA

Jul14

Advanced Vocal Clinic

Advanced Vocal Clinic, TBA, Sacramento, CA

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.

Jun3

Singing the Great American Songbook-MeetUp

MeetUp.com, The Wilkerson Theater 2509 R Street, Sacramento, CA

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!

Jun3

Singing the Great American Songbook-MeetUp

Singing the Great American Songbook, The Wilkerson Theater 2509 R Street, Sacramento, CA

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!

15.00

Jun2

Jazz Festival

Sac Yacht Club Jazz Festival, 3365 South River road, West Sacramento, CA

7 bands, 11 hours of music!

Previous events

Apr4

Shelley Burns

no location

All performances have been canceled until the virus scare is over.

Feb19

Les Chanteurs

The Dante Club, 2330 Fair Oaks Blvd, Sacramento, CA

Tickets are available at Eventbrite. This will be a fun evening with a great band and three jazz singers who adore each other. We are Carolyne Swayze, Beth Duncan and Shelley Burns. We are hoping you will join us for this evening of song.

Les Chanteurs Wed, Feb 19, 7:00 PM Les Chanteurs Dante Club • Sacramento, CA Starts at $30.00

$30.00

Dec14

Swing Into Christmas

The Side Door, 2900 Franklin Blvd., Sacramento, CA

Shelley Burns and Avalon Swing invite you to enjoy holiday music with us and sing along, if you like! The instrumentalist in Avalon Swing are Bill Dendle on banjo and guitar, Tom Phillips on guitar, Shelley Denny on acoustic bass and Ryan Coughran playing clarinet. We promise a good time.

This is a listening room. No food or alcohol will be served. There is a wonderful little restaurant right next door. We will be doing a sound check at five and then going next door for a bite and a drink before the show. Come and join us!

Shelley

$20.00