Tag Archives: Portland Dixieland Jazz Society

An Upcoming Trad Jazz Gig–We’d Love To See You There!

  Hello everyone!  It’s been a busy time here at McElrath Cabaret of late.  For the last couple of weeks, I’ve been up to my eyeballs preparing for a Shakespeare audition (I decided to go with Mistress Page from The … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time at McElrath Cabaret–A Review of Our Year 2012

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!     Since today’s post is a review of McElrath Cabaret’s year, here is our Demo Reel–we hope you enjoy it!   Today is another, and likely the final, … Continue reading

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KJ and Athena McElrath Performing At The Mardi Gras Party For The Portland Dixieland Jazz Society This Sunday–You’re Invited!

KJ and I will be performing with the Puddin’ River Jazz Band for the Portland Dixieland Jazz Society’s annual Mardi Gras Party this Sunday, February 19th.  It is open to the public, and here are the details: Who:         KJ and … Continue reading

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Just “Shakin’ The Blues Away”

Here’s some video from the Portland Dixieland Jazz Society’s Mardi Gras Party from February.  A great tune called “Shakin’ The Blues Away” written by Irving Berlin in 1927 and made very popular at the time by the “Sweetheart of Columbia … Continue reading

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A Great Mardi Gras Party!

Just wanted to let you know that KJ and I had a great time performing with Puddin’ River Jazz Band at the Portland Dixieland Jazz Society Mardi Gras Party yesterday!  A high-energy afternoon of fun tunes, great dancers that stayed … Continue reading

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Come Have Fun At The Mardi Gras Party!

KJ and I want to invite everyone to join us in the festivities at the Portland Dixieland Jazz Society’s Mardi Gras Party. We will be performing with Puddin’ River Jazz Band, and we would love to see you all there … Continue reading

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