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Shake Em Up Jazz Band & Darren Sterud’s New Orleans Tribute
November 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Direct from New Orleans, Shake ‘Em Up Jazz Band is an all-female supergroup made up of some of the most sought-after young stars of the New Orleans Traditional Jazz scene. They are living proof that traditional American New Orleans jazz will never die. These fine musicians have played with other bands and their mutual talents blended so well, they continued to perform in their new identity. One of their CDs features songs originally composed, arranged or performed by women.
Darren Sterud’s New Orleans Tribute Band is one of Madison’s newest bands dedicated to the jazz of New Orleans. In March of 2016 the New Orleans Tribute made its debut. The band was assembled from some of the best jazz musicians in Madison. In its debut, the band played to a full house and, since then, the band has gotten call after call for gigs. Members of the band are part of other Madison music institutions such as Mama Digdown’s Brass Band, Youngblood Brass Band, Tony Castaneda Latin Jazz Band, The New Breed Jazz Trio, Golpe Tierra, Brothers By Choice and The Jimmys.