Adventures in the world of Traditional Jazz and Ragtime.

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Fourth Sunday

Trad Jazz today:

Society for the Preservation of Dixieland Jazz, Covina, CA, 562-596-7635.
White Rock Trad Jazz, Surrey, B.C., 604-591-7275.
South Bay Traditional Jazz Society, Sunnyvale, CA, 408-371-9191.
Black Label Tavern, Las Vegas, NV, 702-453-8451.

Call before you go to be sure there's music this month.

On The Home Front

Football! We love football! USC beat Boston College in the Emerald Bowl last night. Today the NFL games will take precedence. I don't believe we have any favorites playing today, but tomorrow night may grant one more try at the playoffs for Bret Favre.

Another day of knitting will commence soon. I started the Ishbel shawl/scarf yesterday and am almost to the lace portion of the pattern. Malabrigo yarn is absolutely luscious! It's softer than you can believe, and the colors are amazing. Still working on the blue and white socks, too. The heels are turned on both socks and the legs are going fast. Here's the Ishbel shortly after it was started: